Ecuador Policy Rate

1995 - 2021 | Monthly | % pa | Central Bank of Ecuador

Ecuador cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Legal Rate) was set at 8.12 % pa in Mar 2021, compared with 8.38 % pa in the previous Feb 2021. Ecuador Policy Rate averaged 9.14 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Jul 1995 to Mar 2021. The data reached an all-time high of 21.81 % pa in Feb 1996 and a record low of 5.84 % pa in Sep 2004. Ecuador Exchange Rate against USD averaged 1.00 (USD/USD) in Jan 2021. Its Real Effective Exchange Rate was 110.32 in Nov 2017.

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Ecuador Policy Rate

What was Ecuador's Policy Rate in Mar 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
8.12 Mar 2021 8.38 Feb 2021 5.84 Sep 2004 21.81 Feb 1996 % pa monthly Jul 1995 - Mar 2021

Policy Rate by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Algeria (% pa) 3.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1963 - Jan 2021
Argentina (%) 33.86 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 1985 - Jan 2021
Armenia (% pa) 5.25 Jan 2021 monthly May 2001 - Jan 2021
Australia (% pa) 0.10 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 1990 - Jan 2021
Austria (% pa) 0.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Azerbaijan (% pa) 6.25 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Bahrain (% pa) 1.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (% pa) 4.75 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 2009 - Jan 2021
Belarus (% pa) 7.75 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1991 - Jan 2021
Belgium (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Botswana (% pa) 3.75 Jan 2021 monthly Aug 1976 - Jan 2021
Brazil (% pa) 2.00 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 1999 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (% pa) 0.00 Feb 2021 monthly Feb 1991 - Feb 2021
Canada (% pa) 0.25 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Jan 2021
Chile (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly May 1995 - Jan 2021
China (% pa) 2.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2021
Colombia (% pa) 1.75 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Jan 2021
Croatia (% pa) 3.00 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1992 - Dec 2020
Cyprus (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Czech Republic (% pa) 0.05 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Denmark (% pa) 0.00 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 1914 - Feb 2021
Ecuador (% pa) 8.12 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1995 - Mar 2021
Egypt (% pa) 8.75 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Estonia (% pa) 0.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
European Union (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Finland (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
France (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Georgia (% pa) 8.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Germany (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Ghana (% pa) 14.50 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2002 - Jan 2021
Greece (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1992 - Jan 2021
Hungary (% pa) 0.60 Jan 2021 monthly Oct 1990 - Jan 2021
Iceland (% pa) 1.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
India (% pa) 4.00 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2001 - Jan 2021
Indonesia (% pa) 3.75 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2015 - Jan 2021
Ireland (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Israel (% pa) 0.25 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1998 - Mar 2021
Italy (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Ivory Coast (% pa) 2.50 Mar 2017 monthly Jan 1964 - Mar 2017
Japan (% pa) -0.10 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2008 - Mar 2021
Jordan (% pa) 3.50 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1965 - Jan 2021
Kazakhstan (% pa) 9.00 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1992 - Jan 2021
Kenya (% pa) 7.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Mar 2021
South Korea (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly May 1999 - Jan 2021
Kosovo (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Kuwait (% pa) 1.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1999 - Jan 2021
Kyrgyzstan (% pa) 5.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Laos (% pa) 3.00 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Jan 2021
Latvia (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Lebanon (% pa) 10.00 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1964 - Dec 2020
Lithuania (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Luxembourg (% pa) 0.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Macau SAR, China (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jan 2021
North Macedonia (% pa) 1.50 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Malawi (% pa) 12.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Malaysia (% pa) 1.75 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Jan 2021
Malta (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Mauritius (% pa) 1.85 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Jan 2021
Mexico (% pa) 4.25 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Moldova (% pa) 5.50 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 2001 - Jan 2021
Mongolia (% pa) 6.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2007 - Jan 2021
Montenegro (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Morocco (% pa) 1.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1995 - Jan 2021
Myanmar (% pa) 9.50 2020 yearly 1986 - 2020
Nepal (% pa) 5.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (% pa) 0.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (% pa) 0.25 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1999 - Jan 2021
Nigeria (% pa) 11.50 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Jan 2021
Norway (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Oman (% pa) 0.50 Jan 2021 monthly May 2007 - Jan 2021
Pakistan (% pa) 8.00 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1992 - Jan 2021
Paraguay (% pa) 0.75 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2010 - Jan 2021
Peru (% pa) 0.25 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 2003 - Jan 2021
Philippines (% pa) 2.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2016 - Jan 2021
Poland (% pa) 0.10 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2021
Portugal (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Qatar (% pa) 2.50 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2003 - Dec 2020
Romania (% pa) 1.25 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Russia (% pa) 4.25 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 2013 - Jan 2021
Saudi Arabia (% pa) 1.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Mar 2021
Serbia (% pa) 1.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Singapore (% pa) 0.24 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2005 - Jan 2021
Slovakia (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Slovenia (% pa) 0.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
South Africa (% pa) 3.50 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 1999 - Mar 2021
Spain (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Sri Lanka (% pa) 4.50 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Sweden (% pa) 0.00 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (% pa) -0.72 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Syria (% pa) 5.00 Feb 2015 monthly Jan 1962 - Feb 2015
Taiwan (% pa) 1.13 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 1961 - Jan 2021
Tajikistan (% pa) 11.00 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1997 - Mar 2021
Thailand (% pa) 0.50 Mar 2021 monthly May 2000 - Mar 2021
Tunisia (% pa) 6.25 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Turkey (% pa) 17.00 Jan 2021 monthly May 2010 - Jan 2021
Ukraine (% pa) 6.00 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1992 - Jan 2021
United Arab Emirates (% pa) 1.25 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2007 - Jan 2021
United Kingdom (% pa) 0.10 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1972 - Jan 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -5.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,332.350 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 2,956.051 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 63,163.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 57.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (USD bn) 39.187 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (USD bn) 61.270 2026 yearly 2001 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (USD bn) 41.788 2026 yearly 1995 - 2026
Central Government: Finance (USD mn) 2,215.020 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Balance (USD mn) -2,215.020 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Revenue (USD mn) 1,322.270 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Central Government: Expenditure excl Amortization (USD mn) 3,537.289 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.567 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 214.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,814.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) -5.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1966 - Jan 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 33,552.274 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 46,750.981 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,202.795 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,698.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1957 - Jan 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -10.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Jan 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 779,550.310 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 327,256.266 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 372.892 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 301.357 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1973 - Feb 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 178.383 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 335.687 Jan 2021 monthly May 1992 - Jan 2021
EC: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 260.765 Nov 2020 monthly Jun 1973 - Nov 2020
Terms of Trade Index: 2007=100 (2007=100) 88.254 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Jan 2021
Imports: CIF: Asia: People's Republic of China (USD mn) 324.160 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 2010 - Jan 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 1,213.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 5.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 473.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -1,100.525 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -1,100.108 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 0.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 55,295.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Jan 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 48.5 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 692.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.6 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 1.643 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD) -25,269,823,146.114 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) 1,107.617 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -225.606 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: BPM6 (USD th) 473,152.290 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: Asia: China (USD th) 12,350.723 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Spain (USD th) 88,442.667 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: Europe: Netherlands (USD th) 23,806.340 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2018
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 13.4 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Sep 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 2,198.950 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 27,826.334 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 63,141.974 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2006 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 9.6 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 2.0 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,037.8 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 1.434 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 1,699.905 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 11.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 46,113.520 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 48,166.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Mar 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 13,852.1 Mar 2021 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 43,255.770 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 1.37 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 43.84 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2020
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Deposits (USD mn) 48,180.780 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Feb 2021
EC: Financial Survey: MFSM 2000: Loans (USD mn) 81.130 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 27,274.795 Aug 2020 monthly Dec 2006 - Aug 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Business Confidence Index: Global (May2007=100) 1,463.200 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Industry (May2007=100) 2,357.600 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Commerce (May2007=100) 1,894.700 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Construction (May2007=100) 527.800 Sep 2020 monthly May 2007 - Sep 2020
Business Confidence Index: Services (May2007=100) 1,198.100 Oct 2020 monthly May 2007 - Oct 2020

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