Bank Equity rose 1.78% to KRW 190,000 bil in South Korea in 2017

Bank Equity (KRW bil)
Banking | South Korea | February 7, 2019
$2.99
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Bank equity reached 190,000 KRW bil in 2017 in South Korea, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.78 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, bank equity in South Korea reached an all time high of 190,000 KRW bil in 2017 and an all time low of 10,928 KRW bil in 1990. When compared to South Korea's main peers, bank equity in China amounted to 5,100 CNY bil and 709,267 VND bil in Vietnam in 2017.

South Korea has been ranked 3rd within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.

Bank Equity (Local Currency) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cambodia KHR bil 8,177 9,903 13,208 15,961 18,387
China CNY bil 8,671 3,255 3,641 4,299 4,695 ...
Dem. People's Republic of Korea KPW bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India INR bil ... 5,716 6,657 7,557 8,759 9,820 ...
Japan JPY bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Laos LAK bil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia RUB bil 5,494 6,225 6,236 6,866 7,660
South Korea KRW bil 154,915 158,337 173,335 183,039 186,679 ...
Thailand THB bil 1,297 1,512 1,695 1,933 2,098
USA USD bil 1,728 1,736 1,812 1,885 1,961
Vietnam VND bil 450,317 499,398 536,507 565,524 624,320 ...