Botswana Interest Rate  2006-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The central bank of Botswana left its benchmark interest rate steady at 5.5 percent on August 22nd, 2017, saying inflation is expected to remain within the target range of 3 to 6 percent. Meanwhile, consumer prices rose 3.4 percent year-on-year in July, following a 3.5 percent increase in June. Interest Rate in Botswana averaged 10.08 percent from 2006 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 15.50 percent in June of 2008 and a record low of 5.50 percent in August of 2016.

Botswana Interest Rate
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-04-28 10:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 5.5% 5.5%
2017-06-20 09:50 AM Interest Rate Decision 5.5% 5.5%
2017-08-22 09:45 AM Interest Rate Decision 5.5% 5.5% 5.5%
2017-10-24 09:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 5.5%
2017-12-18 09:00 AM Interest Rate Decision


Botswana Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 5.50 5.50 15.50 5.50 percent [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 82844.20 82056.30 82844.20 14842.25 BWP Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.10 2.50 13.49 2.10 percent [+]
Loans To Private Sector 21086.84 21146.73 21339.55 4374.30 BWP Million [+]
Money Supply M1 16789.81 15593.24 17406.34 6522.55 BWP Million [+]
Money Supply M2 71921.89 65443.36 72691.77 35697.50 BWP Million [+]
Money Supply M3 71921.89 65443.36 72691.77 35697.50 BWP Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 7787.00 7287.00 10346.00 5152.00 USD Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 80182.81 75455.73 89975.09 50627.34 BWP Million [+]


Botswana Interest Rate

In Botswana, interest rates decisions are taken by The Bank of Botswana. The official interest rate is the Bank Rate. This page provides - Botswana Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Botswana Interest Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.50 5.50 15.50 5.50 2006 - 2017 percent Daily




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Australia 1.50 Oct/17
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France 0.00 Sep/17
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Japan -0.10 Sep/17
Switzerland -0.75 Sep/17