Sri Lanka: Real interest rate
(measure: percent; Source: The International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Sri Lanka: Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation: For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for Sri Lanka from 2001 to 2017. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 2.74 percent with a minumum of -10.25 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 9.25 percent in 2009. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.