Switzerland: Real interest rate

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Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation

 Latest value 0.15
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2008 - 2022
 Average 2.52
 Min - Max 0.15 - 4.00
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Switzerland from 2008 to 2022. The average value for Switzerland during that period was 2.52 percent with a minimum of 0.15 percent in 2022 and a maximum of 4 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2022 is 0.15 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 90 countries is -0.33 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Switzerland - Real interest rate - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Switzerland - Real interest rate - historical chart - 2008-2022

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.

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