The purpose of the Statistics Fortnightly Bulletin is to disseminate monetary and financial statistics on a fortnightly basis.
|Volume No.||Issue No.||
|Date of Release|
FORTNIGHT ENDING 01 FEBRUARY, 2019
The Bank of Zambia weekly average mid-exchange rate depreciated by 0.25 percent to K11.94 from K11.91 per US Dollar as recorded in the previous fortnight.
The weighted average treasury bills yield rate fell to 22.49 percent from 22.77 percent previously. The 91 days and 182 days yield rates both remained unchanged at 15.00 percent while the 273 days remained unchanged at 23.00 percent. The 364 days yield rate fell to 23.50 percent from 24.00 percent.
The weekly average currency in circulation fell by 2.77 percent to K 7,323.14 million from K 7,531.63 million in the week ending January 18, 2019.
The Lusaka Consumer Price Index rose by 0.23 percent in the fortnight ending January 23, 2019 compared to a rise of 1.74 percent in the period ending January 09, 2019.
The weekly average copper price on the London Metal Exchange (LME) rose by 2.00 percent to US $6,087.88 per tonne from US $5,968.74 per tonne recorded on January 18, 2019.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Public Relations Office on Telephone: +260 211 399300, +260 971 270 090, and +260 963 884 820
VOLUME 26 NUMBER 03
FOR SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION CONTACT:
Public Relations Office on Telephone: +260 211 399300, +260 971 270 090 and +260 963 884 820 E- mail: firstname.lastname@example.org