Current Rate of Interest on PPF Account For 2013/2014

 

Since 1968 it has been changing from 5% to 12% annually.

Interest Rate Comparison of various money instruments
SNo. Instrument Name Interest Compounding
1 PPF 8.7% Annually
2 NSC 8.9%(10 year one) 6 monthly
3 Fixed Deposits 4-10%  
4 Savings Account <4-6%  
5 Mutual Fund 11% on average, long term
6 Infrastructural Bonds(Tax save) 5% approx
7 Employee Provident Fund(EPF) 8.75%