Bank Pre-tax ROA rose to 0.840% in Pakistan in second quarter of 2019

Bank Pre-tax ROA (%)
Banking | Pakistan | January 24, 2020
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Bank pre-tax ROA reached 0.840 % in second quarter of 2019 in Pakistan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.8 % more than in the previous quarter.

Historically, bank pre-tax ROA in Pakistan reached an all time high of 2.13 % in third quarter of 2006 and an all time low of 0.808 % in fourth quarter of 2018. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, bank pre-tax ROA in Afghanistan amounted to 0.828 % and 1.00 % in China in second quarter of 2019.

Pakistan has been ranked 77th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROA, 39 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Bank Pre-Tax Return on Assets (Pre-Tax ROA) Unit Sep 2017 Dec 2017 Mar 2018 Jun 2018 Sep 2018 Dec 2018 Mar 2019 Jun 2019 Sep 2019
Afghanistan % -0.344% 0.431% 0.440% 0.780% 0.138%
Bangladesh % ... ... 0.843% ... 0.863% -0.248%
China % ... ... ... 1.03% ... 0.900% 1.02% ...
India % -0.188% -0.085% -0.118% -0.012% -0.179% ... ...
Iran % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Iraq % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Japan % ... 0.224% ... 0.298% ... 0.092% ... ...
Pakistan % 0.917% 0.837% 0.816% 0.808% 0.810% ...
Russia % 0.997% 0.805% 1.36% 1.59% ... ... ...
Sri Lanka % 2.04% 1.87% 1.84% 1.77% 1.48% ...
Tajikistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA % 0.397% 0.427% 0.435% 0.394% 0.411% ...