South Africa Prime Overdraft Rate 1957-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Bank Lending Rate in South Africa remained unchanged at 9.25 percent in March of 2015 from 9.25 percent in February of 2015. Bank Lending Rate in South Africa averaged 12.44 percent from 1957 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 25.50 percent in August of 1998 and a record low of 5.50 percent in December of 1962. Bank Lending Rate in South Africa is reported by the South African Reserve Bank.

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South Africa Prime Overdraft Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
9.25 9.25 25.50 5.50 1957 - 2015 percent Monthly
In South Africa, the Prime lending rate is the average rate of interest charged on loans by major commercial banks to private individuals and companies. This page provides - South Africa Prime Overdraft Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - South Africa Prime Overdraft Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, March 30, 2015.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-03-26 01:00 PM
Prime Rate 
9.25% 9.25% 9.25%


South Africa Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 0.00 -1.00 23.00 -33.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.10 -0.90 4.20 -5.00 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.70 2.00 15.40 -6.80 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 1843463.00 1836090.00 1843463.00 260612.00 ZAR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 2296674.00 2264354.00 2296674.00 3393.00 ZAR Million [+]
Personal Savings -51439.00 -52349.00 17075.00 -54323.00 ZAR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 9.25 9.25 25.50 5.50 percent [+]
Private Sector Credit 9.15 8.55 36.00 -2.00 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.91 0.96 1.44 0.43 USD/Liter [+]


Bank Lending Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 9.15 Feb/15 9.30 20.50 8.10 percent [+]
Brazil 54.32 Feb/15 52.03 254.28 33.85 percent [+]
Canada 2.85 Mar/15 2.85 22.75 2.25 percent [+]
China 5.35 Mar/15 5.60 12.06 5.31 percent [+]
Euro Area 3.11 Jan/15 3.12 6.52 3.11 percent [+]
France 2.07 Jan/15 2.01 6.29 2.01 percent [+]
Germany 2.64 Jan/15 2.78 6.55 2.64 percent [+]
India 10.25 Mar/15 10.25 20.00 8.00 percent [+]
Italy 3.29 Jan/15 3.28 6.48 2.86 percent [+]
Japan 1.15 Mar/15 1.15 9.90 1.10 percent [+]
Netherlands 1.81 Jan/15 1.86 6.26 1.81 percent [+]
Russia 19.80 Jan/15 16.70 449.40 7.90 percent [+]
South Korea 3.90 Jan/15 3.91 17.01 3.88 percent [+]
Spain 2.94 Jan/15 2.89 5.97 2.89 percent [+]
United Kingdom 1.50 Mar/15 1.50 18.00 1.50 percent [+]
United States 3.25 Feb/15 3.25 20.50 2.00 percent [+]