RBI Repo Rate History

Published: May 1, 2021 at 7:35 pm

RBI Repo rate history from June 2000 to the present is presented in the table below. The repo rate is the rate at which RBI lends money to banks. It is an inflation and liquidity control measure.  A simple explanation with example is available here: Understanding Repo Rate and Reverse Repo rate

RBI Repo Rate History June 2000 To April 2021
RBI Repo Rate History June 2000 To April 2021

Since the inception of the Liquidity Adjustment Facility on June 5, 2000, the repo rate is currently at its lowest. The repo rate was varied an astonishing 20 times in the year 2000 to control Rupee depreciation due to higher import payments and reduced capital inflows.

RBI Repo Rate History

DateRBI Repo Rate
07-04-20214.00%
05-02-20214.00%
04-12-20204.00%
09-10-20204.00%
06-08-20204.00%
22-05-20204.00%
27-03-20204.40%
06-02-20205.15%
05-12-20195.15%
04-10-20195.15%
07-08-20195.40%
06-06-20195.75%
04-04-20196%
07-02-20196.25%
01-08-20186.50%
06-06-20186.25%
07-02-20186.00%
02-08-20176.00%
04-10-20166.25%
05-04-20166.50%
29-09-20156.75%
02-06-20157.25%
04-03-20157.50%
15-01-20157.75%
28-01-20148.00%
29-10-20137.75%
20-09-20137.50%
03-05-20137.25%
17-03-20116.75%
25-01-20116.50%
02-11-20106.25%
16-09-20106.00%
27-07-20105.75%
02-07-20105.50%
20-04-20105.25%
19-03-20105.00%
21-04-20094.75%
05-03-20095.00%
05-01-20095.50%
08-12-20086.50%
03-11-20087.50%
20-10-20088.00%
30-07-20089.00%
25-06-20088.50%
12-06-20088.00%
30-03-20077.75%
31-01-20077.50%
30-10-20067.25%
25-07-20067.00%
24-01-20066.50%
24-01-20066.50%
26-10-20056.25%
26-10-20056.25%
31-03-20046.00%
19-03-20037.00%
07-03-20037.10%
12-11-20027.50%
28-03-20028.00%
07-06-20018.50%
30-04-20018.75%
09-03-20019.00%
06-11-200010.00%
13-10-200010.25%
06-09-200013.50%
30-08-200015.00%
09-08-200016.00%
21-07-200010.00%
13-07-20009.00%
28-06-200012.25%
27-06-200012.60%
23-06-200013.05%
22-06-200013.00%
21-06-200013.50%
20-06-200014.00%
19-06-200013.50%
14-06-200010.85%
13-06-20009.55%
12-06-20009.25%
09-06-20009.05%
07-06-20009.00%
05-06-20009.05%

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