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 UK Interest Rates

The current Base Rate is 0.5%

Last Change: 5th March 2009

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1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006  | 2007 | 2008 | 2009
Year Month Rate Change
 
2009 5th Mar 0.5% -0.5%
  5th Feb 1.0 % -0.5%
8th Jan 1.5% -0.5%
 
2008 4th Dec 2.00% - 1.00 %
  6th Nov 3.00% - 1.50 %
  8th Oct 4.50% - 0.50 %
  10th April 5.00% - 0.25 %
  7th Feb 5.25 % - 0.25 %
 
2007 6th Dec 5.50 % - 0.25 %
  5th July 5.75 % 0.25 %
  10th May 5.50 % 0.25 %
   12th Jan 5.25 % 0.25 %
 
2006 10th Nov 5.00 % 0.25 %
  4th Aug 4.75 % 0.25 %
 
2005 4th Aug 4.50 % - 0.25 %
 
2004 5th Aug 4.75 % 0.25 %
  11th June 4.50 % 0.25 %
  7th May 4.25 % 0.25 %
  6th Feb 4.00 % 0.25 %
  
2003 7th Nov 3.75 % 0.25 %
  11th Jul 3.50 % - 0.25 %
  8th Feb 3.75 % - 0.25 %
 
2001 9th Nov 4.00 % - 0.50 %
  4th Oct 4.50 % - 0.25 %
  20th Sept 4.75 % - 0.25 %
  3rd Aug 5.00 % - 0.25 %
  11th May 5.25 % - 0.25 %
  6th Apr 5.50 % - 0.25 %
  8th Feb 5.75 % - 0.25 %
 
2000 10th Feb 6.00 % 0.25 %
  15th Jan 5.75 % 0.25 %
  
1999 5th Nov 5.50 % 0.25 %
  Sept 5.25 % 0.25 %
  Jun 5.00 % - 0.25 %
  Feb 5.50 % - 0.50 %
  Feb 5.25 % - 0.25 %
  Jan 6.00 % - 0.25 %
  
1998 Dec 6.25 % - 0.50 %
  Nov 6.75 % - 0.50 %
  Oct 7.25 % - 0.25 %
  July 7.50 % 0.25 %
 
1997 Nov 7.25 % 0.25 %
  Aug 7.00 % 0.25 %
  Jul 6.75 % 0.25 %
  Jun 6.50 % 0.25 %
  May 6.25 % 0.25 %
  
1996 Oct 6.00 % 0.25 %
  Jun 5.75 % - 0.25 %
  Mar 6.00 % - 0.25 %
  Jan 6.25 % - 0.25 %
  
1995 Dec 6.50 % - 0.25 %
  Feb 6.75 % 0.50 %
  
1994 Dec 6.25 % 0.50 %
  Sep 5.75 % 0.50 %
  Feb 5.25 % - 0.25 %
  
1993 Nov 5.50 % - 0.50 %
  Jan 6.00 % - 1.00 %
  
1992 Nov 7.00 % - 1.00 %
  Oct 8.00 % - 1.00 %
  Sep 9.00 % - 1.00 %
  May 10.00 % - 0.50 %
  
1991 Sep 10.50 % - 0.50 %
  Jul 11.00 % - 0.50 %
  May 11.50 % - 0.50 %
  Apr 12.00 % - 0.50 %
  Mar 12.50 % - 0.50 %
  Feb 13.00 % - 1.00 %
  
1990 Oct 14.00 % - 1.00 %
 
1989 Oct 15.00 % 1.00 %
  May 14.00 % 1.00 %
  
1988 Nov 13.00 % 1.00 %
  Aug 12.00 % 1.50 %
  Jul 10.50 % 1.00 %
  Jun 9.50 % 2.00 %
  May 7.50 % - 0.50 %
  Apr 8.00 % - 0.50 %
  Mar 8.50 % - 0.50 %
  Feb 9.00 % 0.50 %
  
1987 Dec 8.50 % - 0.50 %
  Nov 9.00 % - 0.50 %
  Oct 9.50 % - 0.50 %
  Aug 10.00 % 1.00 %
  May 9.00 % - 0.50 %
  Apr 9.50 % - 0.50 %
  Mar 10.00 % - 1.00 %
  
1986 Oct 11.00 % 1.00 %
  May 10.00 % - 0.50 %
  Apr 10.50 % - 1.00 %
  Mar 11.50 % - 1.00 %
 
1985 Jul 11.50 % - 1.00 %
  May 12.50 % - 0.25 %
  Apr 12.75 % - 0.75 %
  Mar 13.50 % - 0.50 %
  Jan 14.00 %  

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