Africa Rates

Continent Deposit Rates

Africa Deposits by Country

Country Inflation GDP Population Interest Rate Change Currency Last Updated
Uganda 4.9% 1,305 36,600,000 11.00% - UGX Sep 2017
South Africa 5% 10,229 54,002,000 9.38% - ZAR Aug 2017
Ghana 8.8% 3,081 27,043,093 8.90% - GHS Sep 2017
Rwanda 5.9% 1,354 10,996,891 8.00% - RWF Feb 2017
Tanzania 7.8% 1,505 47,421,786 7.50% - TZS Jul 2017
Angola 8.9% 6,247 24,383,301 4.00% - AOA Apr 2016
Zimbabwe 8.3% 559 13,061,239 3.75% - USD Sep 2017
Botswana 7.8% 14,321 2,024,904 2.10% to 2.75% - BWP Sep 2017
Mauritius 6.7% 12,737 1,261,208 2.065% - MUR Sep 2017

Africa Overview

With the population at over 1 billion (Est 2012) combined of 54 countries, the African continent has some of the lowest GDP PPP per capita (2011) countries in the world. However in 2011 economic growth minus South Africa according to a World Bank report(2012) was 5.9%. Specifically Egypt and Nigeria were categorized as one of the 'Next 11', a Goldman Sachs report which emphasis that along with the BRICs, these 11 countries could become some of the world's largest economies in the 21st century.

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  • Q: I am foreign partner I want to know the possibility of transferring of her money to my Account?

    Reply kedlamba from Ethiopia

Africa Discussion Activity

  • Ghana - UBA Ghana
    Q: I received this email a of days ago (Alish Hssan Sep 13 (3 days ago) to me Hello my dearest One, I'm happy to inform you about my Favor in getting the fund transferred to a Swiss Account with the help of a new partner from china who is an international businessman. Presently I'm in china for investment projects, Meanwhile I did not forget your past efforts and attempts to assist me in transferring the funds despite that it failed us some how. I'm very much glad to inform you that I left ATM VISA CARD on your name that contains ( $ 350,000 USD ) (Two Hundred Thousand U.S. Dollars ) for you I am giving you this money because of your past efforts and attempts to assist me,however i will like you to Feel free and contact United Bank of Africa (U.B.A) Dakar Senegal email : ( ) contact U.B.A bank for the ATM VISA CARD. Tell the bank to send the ATM VISA CARD to you through DHL delivery Service, I kept this ( $ 350,000 USD ) for your past efforts and attempt to assist me in the matter of transfer those days ago.I appreciated your efforts at that time very much. So feel free and get in touched with the United Bank of Africa (U.B.A) Dakar Senegal, with the card you can withdraw the money from any bank there in your country or any where in the world. At this moment, I am very busy here because of the investment projects with my new partner. Finally, remember that I had forwarded instructions to the (U.B.A) bank on your behalf for you to receive that money on the ATM VISA CARD. Take care yourself and remain bless. Your good friend Alisha .)You can tell the truth this is real or fake ?

    Salwain khushi from Pakistan
  • South Africa - Deposits - Capitec Bank - Capitec Bank 1 Year Fixed Term Deposit
    Q: I had an flexu accoubt on my capitec app which i accidently made a fix accound... i need that money now. Can i make it a flexi accoubt again

    jafta C from South Africa
  • South Africa - Deposits - Capitec Bank - Capitec Bank 1 Year Fixed Term Deposit
    Q: Can i get my fixed saving money before maturity date emergency

    Padwell from Pretoria, South Africa
  • South Africa - Deposits - Capitec Bank - Capitec Bank 1 Year Fixed Term Deposit
    Q: I want to invest R1000 for six months and I would to how many days takes to claim the money that I invested, and how much profit will I get back

    leele obedie noka from South Africa
  • Ethiopia - Commercial Bank Of Ethiopia
    Q: Compound interest. Calculation

    ashenafi tamiru from Ethiopia