A History of the Interest Rate - 57 Years of Highs and Lows.

The Prime Lending Rate, at the time of updating this website, is 10.00%.  The last change in the interest rate was on 1 September 2019.

In South Africa the Interest Rate has been on average 12.36% since 1957, reaching an all time high of 25.50% in 1998 and a record low of 5.50% 1962.