Australia Policy Rate

1990 - 2020 | Monthly | % pa | Reserve Bank of Australia

Australia cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Cash Target Rate) was set at 0.10 % pa in Nov 2020, compared with 0.25 % pa in the previous Oct 2020. Australia Policy Rate averaged 4.75 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Aug 1990 to Nov 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 14.00 % pa in Sep 1990 and a record low of 0.10 % pa in Nov 2020.

In the latest reports, Australia Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Bank Acceptance Bills Rates: 90 days was reported at 0.06 % pa in Oct 2020. Its Long Term Interest Rate (Government Bond Yield: Australian Government: 10 Years) was reported at 0.82 % pa in Oct 2020. Australia Exchange Rate against USD averaged 1.40 (AUD/USD) in Oct 2020.

View Australia's Policy Rate from Aug 1990 to Nov 2020 in the chart:

Australia Policy Rate

What was Australia's Policy Rate in Nov 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
0.10 Nov 2020 0.25 Oct 2020 0.10 Nov 2020 14.00 Sep 1990 % pa monthly Aug 1990 - Nov 2020

Policy Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% pa) 0.50 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Oct 2020
Algeria (% pa) 3.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1963 - Dec 2020
Argentina (%) 30.79 Oct 2020 monthly Aug 1985 - Oct 2020
Armenia (% pa) 5.25 Dec 2020 monthly May 2001 - Dec 2020
Australia (% pa) 0.10 Nov 2020 monthly Aug 1990 - Nov 2020
Austria (% pa) 0.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (% pa) 6.50 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Bahrain (% pa) 1.00 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Bangladesh (% pa) 4.75 Nov 2020 monthly Sep 2009 - Nov 2020
Belarus (% pa) 7.75 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 1991 - Dec 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -63,966.960 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 90,927.832 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 30.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2002 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 474,369.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.7 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (AUD bn) 880.783 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (AUD bn) 1,693.021 2025 yearly 1989 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (AUD bn) 833.535 2025 yearly 1988 - 2025
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Revenue (AUD bn) 538.100 2024 yearly 1997 - 2024
DOT Forecast: Budget Aggregates: Expenses (AUD bn) 596.600 2024 yearly 1997 - 2024
AU: General Government: Financial Liabilities (AUD mn) 2,035,045.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1999 - Sep 2020

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