Bhutan Interest Rate

The benchmark interest rate in Bhutan was last recorded at 6 percent. Interest Rate in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan. . In Bhutan, interest rate decisions are taken by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan. The official interest rate is the Base Rate. This page provides - Bhutan Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-17

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 6.00 | 2013/11 2012 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Interest Rate | Notes
The interest rate shown on this page refers to the central bank benchmark interest rate. Usually, the central bank benchmark interest rate is the overnight rate at which central banks make loans to the commercial banks under their jurisdiction. Moving the benchmark interest rate, the central bank is able to make an impact on interest rates of commercial banks, inflation level of the country and national currency exchange rate. Reduction of interest rates should bring increase in business activity, a rise in inflation rate and weakening of national currency. In case of increase in interest rates the level of business activity is likely to drop, inflation declines and national currency strengthens.


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Bhutan Unemployment Rate at 2.10 Percent  
Unemployment Rate in Bhutan decreased to 2.10 percent in 2012 from 3.10 percent in 2011. Unemployment Rate in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Government Debt To GDP at 102.40 Percent  
Bhutan recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 102.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Debt To GDP in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Government Budget at -1.20 Percent of GDP  
Bhutan recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Current Account to GDP at -23.00 Percent  
Bhutan recorded a Current Account deficit of 23 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Current Account at -19774.30 BTN Million  
Bhutan recorded a Current Account deficit of 19774.30 BTN Million in 2012. Current Account in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Balance of Trade at -19880.60 Million BTN  
Bhutan recorded a trade deficit of 19880.60 Million BTN in 2012. Balance of Trade in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Imports at 50878.10 Million BTN  
Imports in Bhutan decreased to 50878.10 Million BTN in 2012 from 50995.40 Million BTN in 2011. Imports in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Exports at 30997.40 Million BTN  
Exports in Bhutan increased to 30997.40 Million BTN in 2012 from 30160.10 Million BTN in 2011. Exports in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.62 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Bhutan expanded 4.62 percent in 2012 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
Bhutan Inflation Rate at 11.31 Percent  
The inflation rate in Bhutan was recorded at 11.31 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013. Inflation Rate in Bhutan is reported by the Royal Monetary Authority of Bhutan.
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