Risk premium on lending reached 3.76 % in 1998 in Burundi, according to the National Central Bank. This is 61.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, risk premium on lending in Burundi reached an all time high of 9.76 % in 2006 and an all time low of -0.446 % in 2003. When compared to Burundi's main peers, risk premium on lending in Tanzania amounted to 11.1 % and 13.1 % in Uganda in 1998.
Burundi has been ranked 43rd within the group of 75 countries we follow in terms of risk premium on lending, 36 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.