Figure 1: Estimated Yield Curve and Interval for Fjourth Quarter 2005

Maturity (Months) Consensus Average Upper Bound Consensus Average  Consensus Average Lower Bound
3 4.2 3.9 3.6
6 4.4 4.1 3.8
12 4.6 4.2 3.8
24 4.9 4.4 3.9
60 5.0 4.5 4.0
120 5.0 4.6 4.2