What Are the Fastest Banking Markets by Loans?

Bank Loans Growth in USD terms (%), 2017 or latest
Banking | September 19, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 139 countries in 2017, Guinea Bissau ranked the highest in bank loans growth in USD terms with 48.5% followed by Senegal and Lithuania. On the other end of the scale was Libya with -34.1%, Azerbaijan with -25.4% and Ukraine with -22.7%.

Data for more countries are available at Bank Loans Growth (USD) indicator page.

Bank Loans Growth (USD) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Argentina % 33.0% 14.5% -2.04% -8.35% -12.0%
Bhutan % 12.0% 10.8% -5.19% 7.32% 6.63%
Bosnia and Herzegovina % 1.71% 5.69% 8.08% -11.2% -6.86%
Cambodia % ... 34.3% 35.3% 25.6% 53.1% 28.9%
Egypt % -2.08% 1.30% 0.526% 11.2% 25.8% ... ...
Equatorial Guinea % 34.3% -23.1% 15.1% 16.8% 22.1% ... ...
Guinea Bissau % 55.6% 17.5% 8.94% 5.51% 48.5% ... ...
Ivory Coast % 5.04% 3.85% 37.1% 18.9% 30.5% ... ...
Kosovo % ... 13.7% 5.73% 6.98% -8.47% -3.51%
Lithuania % -15.0% -4.17% 7.17% -11.5% 34.8%
Malta % 0.229% 5.93% 4.04% -6.86% 18.3%
Nepal % ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Poland % -1.48% 13.3% 6.65% -9.00% -3.51%
Senegal % 23.3% -0.463% 15.1% 11.2% 37.5% ... ...
Slovakia % 1.89% 3.75% 10.4% -6.44% -2.09%