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Bank of Jamaica Interest Rate

Interest Rate in Jamaica

Indicator Data Period
Interest Rate 0.5 % Mar/21


Latest data on Interest Rate (%)

Interest Rate
                     Jamaica - Historical Data (%)

What is Bank of Jamaica Interest Rate?

  • Interest Rate in Jamaica remained unchanged at 0.5 % in March 2021. The maximum level was 33 % and minimum was 0.5 %.
  • Data published Monthly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.5 Mar/21 29.03.2021
0.5 Feb/21 17.02.2021
0.5 Dec/20 19.12.2020
0.5 Nov/20 18.11.2020
0.5 Sep/20 01.10.2020
0.5 Aug/20 19.08.2020
0.5 Jun/20 30.06.2020
0.5 May/20 19.05.2020


Historical Chart by governors (%)

Interest Rate in Jamaica by governors

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Patrick Allen 26.02.2009 - 17.0000 2.0000 17.0000 2.0000 -88.24%
Kenneth O. Hall 15.02.2006 - 26.02.2009 12.6000 17.0000 17.0000 11.6500 34.92%
Howard Cooke 01.08.1991 - 15.02.2006 33.0000 12.6000 33.0000 12.6000 -61.82%

Other money indicators in Jamaica

Index Updated Actual Previous
Money Supply M1 May/19 1.709 B USD 1.699
Central Bank Balance Sheet Jan/21 6.611 B USD 6.543
Deposit Interest Rate 2020 2.5 % 2.6
Foreign Direct Investment 3Q/20 0.022 B USD 0.09
Private Sector Credit  Dec/20 7.01 B USD 6.937

Interest Rate in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia Mar/21 1.75 % 1.75
Panama Jul/18 1.36 % 1.35
Honduras Mar/21 3 % 3
Brazil Mar/21 2.75 % 2
Chile Mar/21 0.5 % 0.5
Paraguay Mar/21 0.75 % 0.75
Argentina Mar/21 38 % 38
Canada Mar/21 0.25 % 0.25
Ecuador Sep/20 9.02 % 9.02
Mexico Mar/21 4 % 4
Peru Apr/21 0.25 % 0.25
United States Mar/21 0.25 % 0.25
Uruguay Mar/21 4.5 % 4.5
Jamaica Mar/21 0.5 % 0.5
Suriname 1Q/20 25 % 25
Venezuela Feb/21 45.34 % 39.59
Belize Feb/21 2.3 % 2.3
Cameroon Feb/21 3.25 % 3.25
Cape Verde Feb/21 0.25 % 0.25
Cuba Feb/21 2.25 % 2.25
Dominican Republic Mar/21 3 % 3
El Salvador Feb/21 3.95 % 3.91
Guyana Mar/21 5 % 5
Haiti Feb/21 17 % 17
Trinidad and Tobago Mar/21 3.5 % 3.5