What Are the Largest Countries by Bank Assets?

Bank Assets (USD bil), 2017 or latest
Banking | February 07, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 149 countries in 2017, China ranked the highest in bank assets with USD 39,929 bil followed by USA and United Kingdom. On the other end of the scale was Ecuador with USD 0.002 bil, Guinea Bissau with USD 0.330 bil and Comoros with USD 0.365 bil.

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

Bank Assets (USD) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia USD bil 3,447 3,705 3,473 3,484 3,299
Brazil USD bil 1,880 1,953 1,902 1,873 1,439
Canada USD bil 3,197 3,701 3,626 3,598 3,371
China USD bil ... ... ... ... ... ... 17,983 21,446 25,185 27,750 30,679
France USD bil 9,814 10,347 11,230 9,541 8,526
Germany USD bil 10,959 10,933 10,452 9,494 8,371
India USD bil 1,430 1,585 1,637 1,767 1,902
Italy USD bil 3,622 3,760 3,627 3,173 2,934
Japan USD bil 11,470 10,684 9,319 8,430 8,955
Netherlands USD bil 3,671 3,547 3,355 2,911 2,635
South Korea USD bil 1,598 1,769 1,823 1,954 1,945
Spain USD bil 4,110 4,848 4,650 4,154 3,957
Switzerland USD bil 2,975 3,038 3,206 3,060 3,050
USA USD bil 13,922 14,447 14,741 15,549 16,096
United Kingdom USD bil 14,465 14,048 13,098 15,337 12,725