* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Interest rates on bank credit to the private sector, 2019 - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 based on 102 countries was 11.46 percent.The highest value was in Argentina: 67.25 percent and the lowest value was in Hungary: 1.79 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
67.25
49.00
37.47
28.00
26.75
23.61
23.55
22.99
19.82
19.30
19.06
19.00
18.96
17.34
17.28
17.00
16.97
16.53
16.18
16.12
16.00
15.38
14.96
14.53
14.12
14.00
13.00
12.74
12.60
12.46
12.44
12.23
12.14
11.77
11.56
11.52
11.33
11.24
10.82
10.51
10.50
10.48
10.37
10.29
10.13
10.13
9.88
9.56
9.47
9.25
9.14
9.07
9.02
8.93
8.75
8.75
8.67
8.65
8.61
8.48
8.45
8.40
8.35
8.25
8.07
8.00
7.72
7.71
7.57
7.54
7.16
7.10
7.09
6.95
6.40
6.28
6.18
6.03
5.70
5.61
5.50
5.36
5.28
5.25
5.10
5.10
5.04
4.88
4.81
4.55
4.35
4.25
4.08
3.69
3.53
3.45
3.29
2.63
2.60
2.03
2.00
1.79
0
16.8
33.6
50.4
67.25



Definition: Lending rate is the bank rate that usually meets the short- and medium-term financing needs of the private sector. This rate is normally differentiated according to creditworthiness of borrowers and objectives of financing. The terms and conditions attached to these rates differ by country, however, limiting their comparability.
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