The benchmark interest rate in Sierra Leone was last recorded at 16.50 percent. Interest Rate in Sierra Leone averaged 19.31 percent from 2000 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 27 percent in October of 2000 and a record low of 9.50 percent in March of 2015.

Interest Rate in Sierra Leone is expected to be 16.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Interest Rate in Sierra Leone to stand at 15.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Sierra Leone Interest Rate is projected to trend around 14.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Sierra Leone Interest Rate
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Sierra Leone Money Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Interest Rate 16.50 16.50 27.00 9.50 percent [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 6718821.62 6628841.67 6718821.62 236034.00 SLL Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 4.07 4.19 54.67 4.07 percent [+]
Money Supply M1 3759181.83 3613642.74 3759181.83 329579.00 SLL Million [+]
Money Supply M2 8028270.44 7924482.33 8028270.44 557006.00 SLL Million [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 8035428.33 7634523.43 8035428.33 1082949.00 SLL Million [+]

Sierra Leone Interest Rate

In Sierra Leone, interest rates decisions are taken by the Bank of Sierra Leone’s Monetary Policy Committee. The BSL’s official interest rate is the monetary policy rate. This page provides the latest reported value for - Sierra Leone Interest Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Sierra Leone Interest Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
16.50 16.50 27.00 9.50 2000 - 2019 percent Daily

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