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South Africa Bank Lending Rate

Bank Lending Rate in South Africa

Indicator Data Period
Bank Lending Rate 8.25 % May/22


Latest data on Bank Lending Rate (%)

Bank Lending Rate
                     South Africa - Historical Data (%)

What is South Africa Bank Lending Rate?

  • Bank Lending Rate in South Africa increased to 8.25 % in May 2022. The maximum level was 25.5 % and minimum was 5.5 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Reserve Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
8.25 May/22 19.05.2022
7.75 Mar/22 24.03.2022
7.5 Feb/22 07.03.2022
7.5 Jan/22 27.01.2022
7.25 Dec/21 18.01.2022
7.25 Nov/21 18.01.2022
7 Sep/21 23.09.2021
7 Jul/21 22.07.2021


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Bank Lending Rate in South Africa by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Cyril Ramaphosa 15.02.2018 - 10.0000 10.0000 10.0000 10.0000 0.00%
Jacob Zuma 09.05.2009 - 14.02.2018 11.0000 10.2500 11.0000 8.5000 -6.82%
Thabo Mbeki 16.06.1999 - 24.09.2008 18.0000 15.5000 18.0000 10.5000 -13.89%
Nelson Mandela 10.05.1994 - 16.06.1999 15.2500 19.0000 25.5000 15.2500 24.59%

Other money indicators in South Africa

Index Updated Actual Previous
Interbank Rate Jul/22 5.01 % 5.01
Interest Rate May/22 4.75 % 4.25
Loans to Private Sector Apr/22 257.13 B USD 256.248
Money Supply M1 Apr/22 142.623 B USD 146.748
Central Bank Balance Sheet May/22 62.705 B USD 65.417
Deposit Interest Rate Mar/22 4.41 % 4.22
Foreign Direct Investment 1Q/22 1660.515 B USD 1384.251

Bank Lending Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt Apr/22 9.9 % 9.7
Kenya Apr/22 12.2 % 12.15
Tanzania Apr/22 14.12 % 13.8
South Africa May/22 8.25 % 7.75
Ghana May/18 34.5 % 35.5
Angola Feb/22 20.4 % 18.53
Botswana Mar/22 5.25 % 5.25