Bank lending-deposit interest rate spread , 2020 - Country rankings:
The average for 2020 based on 93 countries was 6.59 interest rate points.The highest value was in Madagascar: 35.68 interest rate points and the lowest value was in Argentina: 0.07 interest rate points. The indicator is available from 1980 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: interest rate points; Source: The International Monetary Fund
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Definition: Difference between the lending rate and the deposit rate. The lending rate is the rate charged by banks on loans to the private sector and the deposit interest rate is the rate offered by commercial banks on three-month deposits.