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Central bank discount rate (%)

See how world countries compare to each other in terms of Central bank discount rate. Follow the color coded map to visually see how Central bank discount rate is distributed between world countries. The darker the color, the higher the value. You can filter which regions to display in the table. When filters are used the two ranks are displayed: the one within the current filter set and the global rank.

This entry provides the annualized interest rate a country's central bank charges commercial, depository banks for loans to meet temporary shortages of funds.

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# Country Value Last update
1 / 1 Flag of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 975.00 31 December 2007
2 / 2 Flag of Angola Angola 30.00 31 December 2009 est.
3 / 3 Flag of Venezuela Venezuela 29.50 31 December 2009
4 / 4 Flag of Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe 28.00 31 December 2008
5 / 5 Flag of Costa Rica Costa Rica 23.00 31 December 2009 est.
6 / 6 Flag of Guinea Guinea 22.25 31 December 2005
7 / 7 Flag of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the 20.00 31 December 2011 est.
8 / 8 Flag of Ghana Ghana 17.00 31 December 2008
9 / 9 Flag of Malawi Malawi 15.00 31 December 2008
10 / 10 Flag of Turkey Turkey 15.00 22 December 2009
11 / 11 Flag of Vietnam Vietnam 15.00 31 December 2011
12 / 12 Flag of Zambia Zambia 14.49 31 December 2008
13 / 13 Flag of Pakistan Pakistan 14.00 31 December 2010 est.
14 / 14 Flag of Belarus Belarus 13.50 31 December 2009 est.
15 / 15 Flag of Mongolia Mongolia 12.25 31 December 2011 est.
16 / 16 Flag of Belize Belize 12.00 31 December 2009 est.
17 / 17 Flag of Burma Burma 12.00 31 December 2009 est.
18 / 18 Flag of Mauritania Mauritania 12.00 31 December 2007
19 / 19 Flag of Namibia Namibia 12.00 31 December 2010 est.
20 / 20 Flag of Ukraine Ukraine 11.97 31 December 2010 est.
21 / 21 Flag of Serbia Serbia 11.75 6 February 2013
22 / 22 Flag of Rwanda Rwanda 11.25 31 December 2008
23 / 23 Flag of Brazil Brazil 11.00 31 December 2011 est.
24 / 24 Flag of Gambia, The Gambia, The 11.00 31 December 2008
25 / 25 Flag of Botswana Botswana 10.00 31 December 2009 est.
26 / 26 Flag of Burundi Burundi 10.00 31 December 2009 est.
27 / 27 Flag of Lebanon Lebanon 10.00 31 December 2009 est.
28 / 28 Flag of Lesotho Lesotho 10.00 31 December 2010 est.
29 / 29 Flag of Uganda Uganda 9.65 31 December 2009 est.
30 / 30 Flag of Uruguay Uruguay 8.75 31 December 2011
31 / 31 Flag of Ecuador Ecuador 8.68 31 December 2010
32 / 32 Flag of Egypt Egypt 8.68 31 December 2010 est.
33 / 33 Flag of India India 8.00 31 December 2010 est.
34 / 34 Flag of Russia Russia 8.00 31 December 2011
35 / 35 Flag of Cape Verde Cape Verde 7.50 31 December 2009 est.
36 / 36 Flag of Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 7.50 31 December 2011 est.
37 / 37 Flag of Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 7.50 19 December 2012 est.
38 / 38 Flag of Armenia Armenia 7.25 2 December 2008
39 / 39 Flag of Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago 7.25 31 December 2009 est.
40 / 40 Flag of Barbados Barbados 7.00 31 December 2009 est.
41 / 41 Flag of Croatia Croatia 7.00 31 December 2012 est.
42 / 42 Flag of Hungary Hungary 7.00 31 December 2011
43 / 43 Flag of South Africa South Africa 7.00 31 December 2009
44 / 44 Flag of Maldives Maldives 6.96 31 December 2011 est.
45 / 45 Flag of Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea 6.92 31 December 2009 est.
46 / 46 Flag of Anguilla Anguilla 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
47 / 47 Flag of Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
48 / 48 Flag of Dominica Dominica 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
49 / 49 Flag of Grenada Grenada 6.50 31 December 2008
50 / 50 Flag of Montserrat Montserrat 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
51 / 51 Flag of Nepal Nepal 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
52 / 52 Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.50 31 December 2008
53 / 53 Flag of Saint Lucia Saint Lucia 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
54 / 54 Flag of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
55 / 55 Flag of Swaziland Swaziland 6.50 31 December 2009 est.
56 / 56 Flag of Tajikistan Tajikistan 6.50 31 December 2012 est.
57 / 57 Flag of Indonesia Indonesia 6.46 31 December 2009
58 / 58 Flag of Iraq Iraq 6.00 December 2011
59 / 59 Flag of Nigeria Nigeria 6.00 31 December 2009 est.
60 / 60 Flag of Paraguay Paraguay 6.00 31 December 2011 est.
61 / 61 Flag of Vanuatu Vanuatu 6.00 31 December 2009 est.
62 / 62 Flag of Iceland Iceland 5.75 31 December 2010 est.
63 / 63 Flag of Philippines Philippines 5.60 31 December 2011 est.
64 / 64 Flag of Azerbaijan Azerbaijan 5.25 31 December 2011 est.
65 / 65 Flag of Cambodia Cambodia 5.25 31 December 2007
66 / 66 Flag of Georgia Georgia 5.25 31 December 2012
67 / 67 Flag of Romania Romania 5.25 31 December 2012
68 / 68 Flag of Peru Peru 5.05 31 December 2011
69 / 69 Flag of Bangladesh Bangladesh 5.00 31 December 2009 est.
70 / 70 Flag of Colombia Colombia 5.00 31 December 2010
71 / 71 Flag of New Zealand New Zealand 5.00 31 December 2008
72 / 72 Flag of Syria Syria 5.00 31 December 2012 est.
73 / 73 Flag of Qatar Qatar 4.93 31 December 2011 est.
74 / 74 Flag of Central African Republic Central African Republic 4.75 31 December 2008
75 / 75 Flag of Chad Chad 4.75 31 December 2008
76 / 76 Flag of Congo, Republic of the Congo, Republic of the 4.75 31 December 2008
77 / 77 Flag of Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 4.75 31 December 2008
78 / 78 Flag of Niger Niger 4.75 31 December 2008
79 / 79 Flag of Bahamas, The Bahamas, The 4.50 31 December 2012 est.
80 / 80 Flag of Mexico Mexico 4.50 31 December 2011 est.
81 / 81 Flag of Moldova Moldova 4.50 31 December 2012
82 / 82 Flag of Australia Australia 4.35 31 December 2010 est.
83 / 83 Flag of Benin Benin 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
84 / 84 Flag of Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
85 / 85 Flag of Cote d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
86 / 86 Flag of Equatorial Guinea Equatorial Guinea 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
87 / 87 Flag of Gabon Gabon 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
88 / 88 Flag of Guyana Guyana 4.25 31 December 2010 est.
89 / 89 Flag of Mali Mali 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
90 / 90 Flag of Senegal Senegal 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
91 / 91 Flag of Togo Togo 4.25 31 December 2009 est.
92 / 92 Flag of Albania Albania 4.00 31 December 2012 est.
93 / 93 Flag of Algeria Algeria 4.00 31 December 2009 est.
94 / 94 Flag of Bolivia Bolivia 4.00 31 december 2012 est.
95 / 95 Flag of Laos Laos 4.00 31 December 2009
96 / 96 Flag of Poland Poland 4.00 31 December 2010 est.
97 / 97 Flag of Macedonia Macedonia 3.75 31 December 2012 est.
98 / 98 Flag of Tanzania Tanzania 3.70 31 December 2009 est.
99 / 99 Flag of Latvia Latvia 3.50 31 December 2010 est.
100 / 100 Flag of Morocco Morocco 3.31 31 December 2009 est.
101 / 101 Flag of Mozambique Mozambique 3.25 31 December 2010 est.
102 / 102 Flag of Thailand Thailand 3.25 31 December 2011 est.
103 / 103 Flag of Aruba Aruba 3.00 31 December 2009 est.
104 / 104 Flag of Fiji Fiji 3.00 31 December 2009 est.
105 / 105 Flag of Kuwait Kuwait 3.00 31 December 2009 est.
106 / 106 Flag of Libya Libya 3.00 31 December 2009 est.
107 / 107 Flag of Malaysia Malaysia 2.83 31 December 2010
108 / 108 Flag of Korea, South Korea, South 2.75 31 December 2012
109 / 109 Flag of Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 2.50 31 December 2010 est.
110 / 110 Flag of China China 2.25 31 December 2012 est.
111 / 111 Flag of Comoros Comoros 2.21 31 December 2009 est.
112 / 112 Flag of Lithuania Lithuania 2.06 31 December 2009 est.
113 / 113 Flag of Taiwan Taiwan 1.88 31 December 2011
114 / 114 Flag of France France 1.75 31 December 2010
115 / 115 Flag of Israel Israel 1.75 31 December 2012 est.
116 / 116 Flag of Norway Norway 1.75 31 December 2009 est.
117 / 117 Flag of Slovakia Slovakia 1.75 31 December 2010 est.
118 / 118 Flag of Belgium Belgium 1.50 31 December 2010
119 / 119 Flag of Cyprus Cyprus 1.50 31 December 2010
120 / 120 Flag of Finland Finland 1.50 31 December 2010
121 / 121 Flag of Germany Germany 1.50 31 December 2010
122 / 122 Flag of Greece Greece 1.50 31 December 2010
123 / 123 Flag of Ireland Ireland 1.50 31 December 2010
124 / 124 Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg 1.50 31 December 2010
125 / 125 Flag of Malta Malta 1.50 31 December 2010
126 / 126 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands 1.50 31 December 2010
127 / 127 Flag of Portugal Portugal 1.50 31 December 2010
128 / 128 Flag of Slovenia Slovenia 1.50 31 December 2012
129 / 129 Flag of Spain Spain 1.50 31 December 2010
130 / 130 Flag of Denmark Denmark 0.75 31 December 2010 est.
131 / 131 Flag of Italy Italy 0.75 31 December 2012
132 / 132 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland 0.75 31 December 2009 est.
133 / 133 Flag of Chile Chile 0.50 31 December 2009 est.
134 / 134 Flag of Hong Kong Hong Kong 0.50 31 December 2012
135 / 135 Flag of Sweden Sweden 0.50 31 December 2009 est.
136 / 136 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom 0.50 2012 est.
137 / 137 Flag of United States United States 0.50 31 December 2009
138 / 138 Flag of Japan Japan 0.30 31 December 2009
139 / 139 Flag of Canada Canada 0.25 31 December 2009 est.
140 / 140 Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria 0.22 31 December 2011 est.
141 / 141 Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic 0.05 31 December 2012
142 / 142 Flag of Oman Oman 0.05 31 December 2009 est.