Portugal - Lending Rate

Portugal: Lending Rate

Unit % p.a., NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Data Dec 2022 12.57
Nov 2022 12.46

Series Information

Source Bank of Portugal
Release Statistical Bulletin
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/2003
End Date 12/31/2022

Portugal: Markets

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Stock Market Index 08 Feb 2023 5,903 5,923 Index, NSA Business Daily
Average Long-term Government Bond 02 Feb 2023 2.88 3.2 % per annum, NSA Business Daily
Lending Rate Dec 2022 12.57 12.46 % p.a., NSA Monthly
Treasury Bills (over 31 days) 16 Dec 2019 -0.52 -0.52 % per annum, NSA Business Daily
Money Market Rate Mar 2000 3.55 3.27 % p.a., NSA Monthly

Release Information

For Portugal, select indicators extracted from the monthly statistical bulletin produced by the central bank.

The dataset provides information on the Portuguese main economic indicators and includes:

  • Monetary and Financial Statistics
  • Balance of Payment and International Investment Statistics
  • Exchange Rate Statistics
  • Public Finance Statistics
  • National Financial Accounts
  • Statistics on Non-Financial Corporations from Central Balance-Sheet Database
  • General Statistics
  • Statistics on Currency Issuance
  • Payment Systems and
  • Non-Financial Sector Indebtedness


  • Frameworks:
    • ESA 2010
    • IMF BPM6
  • Measurements:
    • Millions of euro (Mil. EUR)
    • Millions of euros year to date (Mil. EUR YTD)
    • Balance of opinion (Bal. of Op.)
    • Percent per annum (% p.a.)
    • Metric tons (Ths. kg)
    • Gigawatt hours (GWh)
    • Unitary count of persons (#)
  • Adjustments:
    • Seasonally adjusted (SA)
    • Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Measurement point: End of period
  • Native frequencies:
    • Monthly
    • Quarterly
  • Start date: As early as 1974m1


  • ESA 95
  • IMF BPM5
  • OECD FDI 3rd edition

The statistical data for Portugal are provided by Bank of Portugal and compiled from the data provided by the Ministry of Finance, the Statistics Portugal, Euronext Lisboa and the Bank of Portugal.

Portugal adopted the Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) in October 1998 for the dissemination of reliable, comprehensive and timely economic, financial and sociodemographic data.

The active dataset is consistent with ESA 2010 and the sixth education of the Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) published by the IMF.

Older series are consistent with ESA 95 and the Fifth edition of the Balance of Payments Manual published by the IMF, and the third edition of the OECD’s Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment.


Further reading

At the IMF (SDDS):

At the OECD:

  • Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment, 3rd edition