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25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates

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Looking for the worst loan interest rate? One's loan rate may seem bad in the USA, but loan rates elsewhere? You didn't know you had it so good. The following list is ranked by the country's lending interest rate adjusted for inflation as calculated by the GDP deflator. Iraq came in first for 2009 with a whopping 61.5%, followed by Libya and Azerbaijan.

Source: World Bank
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Iraq is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Baghdad
61.5
2
Libya is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Tripoli
57.8
3
Azerbaijan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Baku
44.2
4
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Brasília
38
5
Angola is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Luanda
34.9
6
Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Antananarivo
33
7
Trinidad and Tobago is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Port of Spain
30.9
8
Georgia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Tbilisi
28.1
9
Dem. Rep. of Congo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Dem. Rep. of Congo
27
10
Rep. of Yemen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Rep. of Yemen
23.1
11
Paraguay is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Asunción
22.1
12
Mongolia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Ulan Bator
21.3
13
Peru is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Lima
20.9
14
Kyrgyz Republic is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Kyrgyz Republic
20.5
15
Algeria is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Algiers
19.2
16
Syrian Arab Republic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Syrian Arab Republic
19
17
Kosovo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
18
Nigeria is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Abuja
18.7
19
Moldova is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Chișinău
18.1
20
Botswana is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Gaborone
17.7
21
Mauritius is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Port Louis
17.4
22
Armenia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Yerevan
17.1
23
Latvia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Riga
17.1
24
Malawi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Lilongwe
15.3
25
Bolivia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 25 Countries with the Worst Loan Rates
Sucre
15.1