Interest rates – compensation awards

Below are the interest rates payable on compensation awards for the current ten year period.

Source: Interest Rates - Capital Market Yields-Government Bonds-Monthly (10 years); Reserve Bank of Australia
(calculated to nearest 0.25%)

Interest rates 2009–19

YearVariations within year (%)Adopt (%)

2009

4.09–5.56

5.00

2010

4.98–5.79

5.50

2011

3.83–5.61

5.00

2012

2.89–4.15

3.50

2013

3.23–4.24%

3.75

2014

2.96–4.18

3.75

2015

2.41–2.98

2.75

2016

1.88-2.79

2.25

2017

2.41-2.78

2.75

2018

2.43-2.86

2.75

2019

Jan
2.27

Feb
2.13

Mar
1.96

Apr
1.86

May
1.65

Jun
1.38

1.50

Jul
1.31

Aug
0.95

Sep
1.03

Oct
1.03

Nov
1.15

Dec
1.20

Interest rate averages

YearsAverage rate (%)

2009 - 19

3.75

2010 - 19

3.50

2011 - 19

3

2012 - 19

2.75

2013 - 19

3.00

2014 - 19

2.75

2015 - 19

2.50

2016 - 19

2.50

2017 - 19

2.50

2018 - 192.75
2019 - 191.50

Note: These interest rates have been compiled for the purpose stated above, not for sale analysis.