Republic of the Congo: Lending-deposit interest rate spread
(measure: interest rate points; Source: The International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Republic of the Congo: Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread: For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for the Republic of the Congo from 1980 to 2007. The average value for the Republic of the Congo during that period was 9.73 interest rate points with a minumum of 3.33 interest rate points in 1987 and a maximum of 17 interest rate points in 1997. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Difference between the lending rate and the deposit rate. The lending rate is the rate charged by banks on loans to the private sector and the deposit interest rate is the rate offered by commercial banks on three-month deposits.