Loan Loss Provisions (As % of Bank Loans) rose 17.3% to 1.94% in Botswana in 2017

Loan Loss Provisions (As % of Bank Loans) (%), 2017
Banking | Botswana | February 3, 2019
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Loan loss provisions as a percentage of bank loans rose 17.3% to 1.94% in Botswana in 2017, according to the National Central Bank.

Historically, loan loss provisions as a percentage of bank loans in Botswana reached an all time high of 1.94% in 2017 and an all time low of 1.36% in 2015.

Botswana has been ranked 14th within the group of 63 countries we follow in terms of loan loss provisions as a percentage of bank loans, 14 places below the position seen 10 years ago.

Loan Loss Provisions (As % of Bank Loans) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Angola % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3.37% 3.74% 2.39% 3.32% 3.17% ... ...
Botswana % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.42% 1.38% 1.40% 1.36%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Lesotho % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.00% 1.60% 1.53% 1.65% 1.65%
Mozambique % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.156% 0.154% 0.274% 0.342% 0.418%
South Africa % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.16% 1.46% 1.54% 1.49% 1.16%
Swaziland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Tanzania % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.70% 1.37% 1.70% 1.68% 1.05% ...
Zambia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...