Real Interest Rate rose 35.4% to 3.96% in Austria in 2016

Real Interest Rate (%), 2016
Economy | Austria | May 17, 2019
$2.99
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Real interest rate rose 35.4% to 3.96% in Austria in 2016, according to the National Statistical Office.

Historically, real interest rate in Austria reached an all time high of 5.98% in 1998 and an all time low of 2.37% in 2005. When compared to Austria's main peers, real interest rate in Germany amounted to 4.34%, 1.19% in Hungary, 2.35% in Italy and 3.32% in Switzerland in 2016.

Austria has been ranked 88th within the group of 133 countries we follow in terms of real interest rate, 3 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Real Interest Rate Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria % ... ... 3.06% 2.75% 3.13% 3.11% 2.92% ...
Belgium % 7.35% 7.27% 8.25% 8.78% 8.56% ...
Czech Republic % 5.70% 3.89% 3.49% 2.11% 3.08%
France % 5.05% 5.03% 5.00% 5.46% 4.91% ...
Germany % 2.58% 2.41% 3.14% 3.06% 3.05% ...
Hungary % 5.91% 5.45% 3.27% 1.06% 0.978%
Italy % 3.09% 3.79% 3.89% 3.87% 3.17%
Poland % 8.55% 11.7% 9.20% 6.61% 3.57% ...
Slovakia % 11.7% 12.1% 11.9% 11.0% 8.73% ...
Slovenia % 3.92% 4.73% 4.14% 4.17% 3.36% ...
Switzerland % 2.37% 2.87% 2.66% 3.34% 3.33%