Uganda Interest Rate

The benchmark interest rate in Uganda was last recorded at 11.50 percent. Interest Rate in Uganda is reported by the Bank of Uganda. Interest Rate in Uganda averaged 15 Percent from 2011 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 23 Percent in November of 2011 and a record low of 11 Percent in June of 2013. 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 - Uganda Interest Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-16

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
11.50 11.50 23.00 11.00 11.75 | 2014/03 2011 - 2014 Percent Monthly

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Uganda Interest Rate
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2014-01-03 09:25 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5% 11.5% 11%
2014-02-04 10:00 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5% 11.5% 11.25%
2014-03-04 09:30 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5% 11.5% 11.75%
2014-04-02 10:00 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5% 11.5% 11.5%
2014-05-05 10:00 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5% 11.5%
2014-06-04 10:00 AM Uganda
Interest Rate Decision
11.5%
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Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Interest Rate 11.50 2014-04-02 11.50 23.00 11.00 11.75 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 7668.60 2012-11-30 7505.40 7668.60 38.80 7582.11 2012-12-31 UGX Billion [+]
Loans To Private Sector 8459.66 2013-10-31 8300.56 8459.66 244.22 8357.92 2013-11-30 SHS Billion [+]
Money Supply M2 9808.00 2014-02-28 9598.90 9808.00 138.70 9911.00 2014-03-31 UGX Billion [+]
Money Supply M3 13648.60 2014-02-28 13239.80 13648.60 138.70 13750.14 2014-03-31 UGX Billion [+]
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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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