(measure: percent; Source: The International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Sierra Leone: Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation
For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for Sierra Leone from 1965 to 2018. The average value for Sierra Leone during that period was 0.28 percent with a minimum of -51.62 percent in 1987 and a maximum of 27.15 percent in 2002.
The latest value from 2018 is 3.96 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 101
countries is 5.75 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.