Monthly Values (%): April '53 - December '20
+/- 1 standard deviation of US Government 10 Year U.S. Treasury Yield figures fall into this range.
Data represent historical month end values
Frequently Asked Questions
What is it?
- The average interest rate on the 10 year U.S. Treasury note issued by the U.S. Government.
Why is it important?
It is important because it is seen as a benchmark for interest rate movements and borrowing costs in the economy.
How do we interpret it?
Rising value levels indicate increasing interest rates. Decreasing value levels indicate the opposite.
Typical historical range
- As of December 31, 2019, +/- 1 standard deviation* of historical month-end values have ranged from 2.88% to 8.64%.1