Uganda Interest Rate  2011-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Uganda's central bank left its benchmark lending rate unchanged at 17 percent on December 16th. Policymakers noticed that the tightening of monetary policy since April 2015 has begun to curb inflationary pressures and believe that core inflation will return to the target of 5 percent over the medium term, peaking at around 10 percent in the third quarter of 2016. Meanwhile, future inflation could deviate from the forecast as a result of external shocks and/or shocks to domestic food prices due to the current El Nino weather conditions. Interest Rate in Uganda averaged 14.15 percent from 2011 until 2015, reaching an all time high of 23 percent in November of 2011 and a record low of 11 percent in June of 2013. Interest Rate in Uganda is reported by the Bank of Uganda.

Uganda Interest Rate
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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
17.00 17.00 23.00 11.00 2011 - 2016 percent Daily
In Uganda, interest rates decisions are taken by the Bank of Uganda. The Bank of Uganda official interest rate is the central bank rate. This page provides the latest reported value for - Uganda Interest Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Uganda Interest Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-08-10 11:00 AM Interest Rate Decision 16% 14.5% 14.5%
2015-10-20 10:55 AM Interest Rate Decision 17% 16% 16%
2015-12-16 09:28 AM Interest Rate Decision 17% 17% 17%
2016-02-12 09:20 AM Interest Rate Decision 17% 17%
2016-04-14 09:30 AM Interest Rate Decision 17%
2016-06-14 09:30 AM Interest Rate Decision 17%

Uganda Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 17.00 17.00 23.00 11.00 percent [+]
Money Supply M2 11678.20 11412.10 11678.20 138.70 UGX Billion [+]
Money Supply M3 17069.60 16779.50 17267.60 138.70 UGX Billion [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2722.53 2827.04 3391.01 5.10 USD Million [+]
Loans to Private Sector 11535.60 11705.31 11705.31 244.22 SHS Billion [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 10.81 11.84 35.83 5.56 percent [+]




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