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Afghanistan15% (31 December 2016 est.)
15% (31 December 2015 est.)
Albania7.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.65% (31 December 2016 est.)
Algeria8% (31 December 2017 est.)
8% (31 December 2016 est.)
Angola20% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.71% (31 December 2016 est.)
Anguilla9.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.2% (31 December 2016 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda9.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.61% (31 December 2016 est.)
Argentina24.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
31.23% (31 December 2016 est.)
Armenia16% (31 December 2017 est.)
17.36% (31 December 2016 est.)
note: average lending rate on loans up to one year
Aruba8.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.83% (31 December 2016 est.)
Australia5.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.42% (31 December 2016 est.)
Austria1.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.86% (31 December 2016 est.)
Azerbaijan12.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.56% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bahamas, The4.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.8% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bahrain5.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.2% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bangladesh10.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.41% (31 December 2016 est.)
Barbados8.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.05% (31 December 2016 est.)
Belarus14% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.4% (31 December 2016 est.)
Belgium2% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.01% (31 December 2016 est.)
Belize9.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.84% (31 December 2016 est.)
Benin5.3% (31 December 2015 )
Bhutan13.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.15% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bolivia9.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.95% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina4.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.24% (31 December 2016 est.)
Botswana6.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Brazil48.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
52.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
Brunei5.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Bulgaria5.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.41% (31 December 2016 est.)
Burkina Faso5.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Burma14% (31 December 2017 est.)
13% (31 December 2016 est.)
Burundi15.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.24% (31 December 2016 est.)
Cambodia11.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.36% (31 December 2016 est.)
Cameroon13% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Canada2.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.7% (31 December 2016 est.)
Cape Verde10% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.61% (31 December 2016 est.)
Central African Republic15.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Chad15.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Chile4.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.59% (31 December 2016 est.)
China4.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.35% (31 December 2016 est.)
Colombia13.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.65% (31 December 2016 est.)
Comoros10.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the35.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
18.76% (31 December 2016 est.)
Congo, Republic of the14% (31 December 2017 est.)
14% (31 December 2016 est.)
Costa Rica11.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.64% (31 December 2016 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire5.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Croatia4.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.85% (31 December 2016 est.)
CubaNA%
Cyprus4.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.33% (31 December 2016 est.)
Czech Republic3.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.91% (31 December 2016 est.)
Denmark2.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.25% (31 December 2016 est.)
Djibouti11.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.45% (31 December 2016 est.)
Dominica8.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.33% (31 December 2016 est.)
Dominican Republic14.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.08% (31 December 2016 est.)
East Timor14.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.22% (31 December 2016 est.)
Ecuador8% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.69% (31 December 2016 est.)
Egypt19.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
13.6% (31 December 2016 est.)
El Salvador6.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.37% (31 December 2016 est.)
Equatorial Guinea14% (31 December 2017 est.)
14% (31 December 2016 est.)
EritreaNA%
Estonia4.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.23% (31 December 2016 est.)
Ethiopia13% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.2% (31 December 2016 est.)
European Union0.32% (31 December 2014 est.)
0.56% (31 December 2013 est.)
Fiji6% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.85% (31 December 2016 est.)
Finland1.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.79% (31 December 2016 est.)
France1.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.6% (31 December 2016 est.)
Gabon15.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Gambia, The30.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
30.4% (31 December 2016 est.)
Gaza Stripsee entry for the West Bank
Georgia11.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.62% (31 December 2016 est.)
Germany1.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.6% (31 December 2016 est.)
Ghana30% (31 December 2017 est.)
31.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Greece5.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.62% (31 December 2016 est.)
Grenada8.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.66% (31 December 2016 est.)
Guatemala13.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
13.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
Guinea21.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
21.7% (31 December 2016 est.)
Guinea-Bissau15% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Guyana13.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
13% (31 December 2016 est.)
Haiti14% (31 December 2017 est.)
13.23% (31 December 2016 est.)
Honduras19.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
19.33% (31 December 2016 est.)
Hong Kong5.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Hungary1.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.09% (31 December 2016 est.)
Iceland7.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.24% (31 December 2016 est.)
India9.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.67% (31 December 2016 est.)
Indonesia11.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.89% (31 December 2016 est.)
note: these figures represent the average annualized rate on working capital loans
Iran13% (31 December 2017 est.)
18% (31 December 2016 est.)
Iraq4% (31 December 2017 est.)
4% (31 December 2016 est.)
Ireland3.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.48% (31 December 2016 est.)
Israel3.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.42% (31 December 2016 est.)
Italy3.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Jamaica16.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Japan1.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.48% (31 December 2016 est.)
Jordan8.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.83% (31 December 2016 est.)
Kazakhstan14.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.33% (31 December 2016 est.)
Kenya14.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.58% (31 December 2016 est.)
Korea, South3.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.37% (31 December 2016 est.)
Kosovo12.8% (30 June 2013 est.)
13.7% (31 December 2012 est.)
Kuwait5.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Kyrgyzstan20.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
22.23% (31 December 2016 est.)
Laos18.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
18% (31 December 2016 est.)
Latvia4.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Lebanon8.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.35% (31 December 2016 est.)
Lesotho12% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.58% (31 December 2016 est.)
Liberia15.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
13.59% (31 December 2016 est.)
Libya7.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
6% (31 December 2016 est.)
Lithuania2.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.83% (31 December 2016 est.)
Macau5.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.25% (31 December 2016 est.)
Macedonia6.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.61% (31 December 2016 est.)
Madagascar64% (31 December 2017 est.)
62% (31 December 2016 est.)
Malawi42.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
44.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
Malaysia4.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.49% (31 December 2016 est.)
Maldives10.5% (31 December 2012 est.)
10.2% (31 December 2011 est.)
Mali9% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Malta3% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
Mauritania17% (31 December 2017 est.)
17% (31 December 2016 est.)
Mauritius8.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Mexico7.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.72% (31 December 2016 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of15.7% (31 December 2016 est.)
15.7% (31 December 2016 est.)
Moldova10.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.28% (31 December 2016 est.)
Mongolia19.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
19.74% (31 December 2016 est.)
Montenegro9.22% (31 December 2014 est.)
9.36% (31 December 2013 est.)
Montserrat7% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.26% (31 December 2016 est.)
Morocco5.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.73% (31 December 2016 est.)
Mozambique27% (31 December 2017 est.)
21.18% (31 December 2016 est.)
Namibia9.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.87% (31 December 2016 est.)
Nepal9% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.9% (31 December 2016 est.)
Netherlands1.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.47% (31 December 2016 est.)
New Zealand4.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.02% (31 December 2016 est.)
Nicaragua12.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
11.44% (31 December 2016 est.)
Niger5.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Nigeria17.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.87% (31 December 2016 est.)
Norway1.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Oman5.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.08% (31 December 2016 est.)
Pakistan7% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.94% (31 December 2016 est.)
Panama8.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.53% (31 December 2016 est.)
Papua New Guinea8.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.38% (31 December 2016 est.)
Paraguay18.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
18.08% (31 December 2016 est.)
Peru16.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.47% (31 December 2016 est.)
note: domestic currency lending rate, 90 day maturity
Philippines6% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.64% (31 December 2016 est.)
Poland4.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.74% (31 December 2016 est.)
Portugal3.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.77% (31 December 2016 est.)
Puerto Rico5% (31 December 2017 est.)
4% (31 December 2016 est.)
Qatar5% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.51% (31 December 2016 est.)
Romania5.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.71% (31 December 2016 est.)
Russia10.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.59% (31 December 2016 est.)
Rwanda16.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
17.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis9.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.24% (31 December 2016 est.)
Saint Lucia8.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines9% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.17% (31 December 2016 est.)
Samoa8.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
9.12% (31 December 2016 est.)
San Marino5.92% (31 December 2011 est.)
5.38% (31 December 2010 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe18.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
19.59% (31 December 2016 est.)
Saudi Arabia8.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
Senegal16.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.4% (31 December 2016 est.)
Serbia7.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
8.45% (31 December 2016 est.)
Seychelles12.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
12.36% (31 December 2016 est.)
Sierra Leone18.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
18% (31 December 2016 est.)
Singapore5.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
5.35% (31 December 2016 est.)
Slovakia2.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.55% (31 December 2016 est.)
Slovenia2.9% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.81% (31 December 2016 est.)
Solomon Islands10.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.1% (31 December 2016 est.)
SomaliaNA%
South Africa10.4% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.46% (31 December 2016 est.)
Spain2.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.19% (31 December 2016 est.)
Sri Lanka11.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.49% (31 December 2016 est.)
Suriname20.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
13.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Swaziland11.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
10.3% (31 December 2016 est.)
Sweden2% (31 December 2017 est.)
1.85% (31 December 2016 est.)
Switzerland2.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.65% (31 December 2016 est.)
Syria33.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
32% (31 December 2016 est.)
Taiwan2.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.63% (31 December 2016 est.)
Tajikistan30% (31 December 2017 est.)
25.6% (31 December 2016 est.)
Tanzania15% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.96% (31 December 2016 est.)
Thailand6.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.31% (31 December 2016 est.)
Togo8.29% (31 December 2015 est.)
Tonga8.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
7.9% (31 December 2016 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago9% (31 December 2017 est.)
9% (31 December 2016 est.)
Tunisia7.31% (31 December 2016 est.)
6.76% (31 December 2013 est.)
Turkey15.2% (31 December 2017 est.)
14.74% (31 December 2016 est.)
Tuvalu10.6% (31 December 2013 est.)
10.6% (31 December 2012 est.)
Uganda19.1% (31 December 2017 est.)
23.89% (31 December 2016 est.)
Ukraine16.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
19.24% (31 December 2016 est.)
United Kingdom4.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
4.44% (31 December 2016 est.)
United States4.3% (31 December 2017 est.)
3.51% (31 December 2016 est.)
Uruguay13.6% (31 December 2017 est.)
16.17% (31 December 2016 est.)
Uzbekistan16% (31 December 2016 est.)
11.2% (31 December 2012 est.)
Vanuatu3.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
2.95% (31 December 2016 est.)
Venezuela23.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
20.78% (31 December 2016 est.)
Vietnam6.8% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.96% (31 December 2016 est.)
West Bank6.7% (31 December 2017 est.)
6.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Yemen26% (31 December 2017 est.)
27% (31 December 2016 est.)
Zambia15.5% (31 December 2017 est.)
15.5% (31 December 2016 est.)
Zimbabwe18% (31 December 2017 est.)
15% (31 December 2016 est.)

Source: CIA Factbook