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 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 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%