(measure: percent; Source: The International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Niger: Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation
For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for Niger from 2005 to 2017. The average value for Niger during that period was 2.49 percent with a minimum of -1.77 percent in 2008 and a maximum of 5.64 percent in 2016.
The latest value from 2017 is 4.17 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 126
countries is 4.97 percent.
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Definition: Real interest rate is the lending interest rate adjusted for inflation as measured by the GDP deflator. The terms and conditions attached to lending rates differ by country, however, limiting their comparability.