Ghana Interest Rate  2002-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Ghana's central bank held its benchmark policy rate at 26.0 percent on March 21st, 2016, for the 2nd straight month, mentioning balanced risks to inflation and growth. In February, the inflation rate slowed for the first time in six months to 18.5 percent as the stability of the cedi during the month avoided further rises in cost of imported items. Interest Rate in Ghana averaged 17.35 percent from 2002 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 27.50 percent in March of 2003 and a record low of 12.50 percent in December of 2006. Interest Rate in Ghana is reported by the Bank of Ghana.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
26.00 26.00 27.50 12.50 2002 - 2016 percent Daily
In Ghana, interest rates decisions are taken by the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana. The official interest rate is the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR). This page provides - Ghana Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Ghana Interest Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-11-16 11:30 AM Interest Rate Decision 26% 25% 25% 25%
2016-01-25 11:13 AM Interest Rate Decision 26% 26% 26% 26%
2016-03-21 11:15 AM Interest Rate Decision 26% 26% 26% 26%
2016-05-16 11:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 26% 26%
2016-07-18 11:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 26%
2016-09-19 11:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 26.25%

Ghana Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 26.00 26.00 27.50 12.50 percent [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4520.53 4593.98 5896.15 300.26 USD Million [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 56412.29 57308.28 58293.23 1923.60 GHS Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 12.90 12.35 35.76 8.89 percent [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 35268.76 33782.37 39776.13 4630.30 GHS Million [+]




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