Tanzania: Real interest rate

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 Tanzania

Real interest rate: Bank lending rate minus inflation

 Latest value 9.64
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1992 - 2020
 Average 7.62
 Min - Max -1.20 - 14.75
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Tanzania from 1992 to 2020. The average value for Tanzania during that period was 7.62 percent with a minimum of -1.2 percent in 2008 and a maximum of 14.75 percent in 2017. The latest value from 2020 is 9.64 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 109 countries is 6.88 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
Tanzania - Real interest rate - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Tanzania - Real interest rate - historical chart - 1992-2020




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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