Risk premium on lending reached 6.29 % in 2017 in Mauritius, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.01 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, risk premium on lending in Mauritius reached an all time high of 15.4 % in 2004 and an all time low of 3.24 % in 2008. When compared to Mauritius's main peers, risk premium on lending in Madagascar amounted to 51.3 %, 6.65 % in Maldives and 6.77 % in Seychelles in 2017.
Mauritius has been ranked 21st within the group of 59 countries we follow in terms of risk premium on lending, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.