Interest Rate on Bank Deposits (Local Currency) rose 6.28% to 5.67% in Mauritania in 2017

Interest Rate on Bank Deposits (Local Currency) (%), 2017
Banking | Mauritania | May 17, 2019
$2.99
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Interest rate on bank deposits rose 6.28% to 5.67% in Mauritania in 2017, according to the National Central Bank.

Historically, interest rate on bank deposits in Mauritania reached an all time high of 9.42% in 2000 and an all time low of 3.34% in 2013. When compared to Mauritania's main peers, interest rate on bank deposits in Algeria amounted to 1.75%, 6.49% in Mali, 3.12% in Morocco and 6.49% in Senegal in 2017.

Mauritania has been ranked 42nd within the group of 114 countries we follow in terms of interest rate on bank deposits, 6 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Interest Rate on Bank Deposits (Local Currency) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Algeria % 1.75% 1.75% 1.75% 1.75% 1.75%
Burkina Faso % 8.50% 7.99% 7.65% 7.26% 7.00%
Gambia % 11.8% 11.5% 13.4% 16.5% ... ...
Guinea % ... 17.5% 15.5% 15.8% 11.3% 3.93% ...
Libya % ... ... 2.50% 2.50% 2.50% 2.50% ... ... ...
Mali % 8.50% 7.99% 7.65% 7.26% 7.00%
Mauritania % 8.00% 4.02% 3.34% 4.47% 4.66%
Morocco % 3.76% 3.83% 3.91% 3.89% 3.80%
Niger % 8.50% 7.99% 7.65% 7.26% 7.00%
Senegal % 8.50% 7.99% 7.65% 7.26% 7.00%
Spain % 2.62% 2.65% 1.52% 0.849% 0.417% ...
Tunisia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...