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Kuwait Interest Rate

Kuwait Interest Rate

Discount Rate in Kuwait

The Discount Rate ended 2022 at 3.50%, up from the 1.50% end-2021 value and up from the reading of 2.00% a decade earlier. For reference, the average Discount Rate in the Middle East & North Africa was 5.80% at end-2022. For more interest rate information, visit our dedicated page.

Kuwait Interest Rate Chart

Note: This chart displays Policy Interest Rate (%) for Kuwait from 2013 to 2022.
Source: Central Bank of Kuwait.

Kuwait Interest Rate Data

2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Discount Rate (%, eop) 3.00 2.75 1.50 1.50 3.50
Consensus Forecasts and Projections for the next ten years

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