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Bank Assets to GDP (%), 2017 or latest
Banking | September 19, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 148 countries in 2017, Luxembourg ranked the highest in bank assets as a share of GDP with 1,302% followed by Switzerland and United Kingdom. On the other end of the scale was Chad with 19.2%, Central African Republic with 20.4% and Afghanistan with 21.0%.

Data for more countries are available at Bank Assets (As % of GDP) indicator page.

Bank Assets (As % of GDP) Unit 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Australia % 236% 249% 265% 276% 269% ...
China % ... ... ... ... ... 247% 255% 266% 285% 309% ...
Cyprus % 638% 483% 395% 387% 333% ...
Denmark % 310% 296% 356% 321% 327%
France % 375% 385% 367% 356% 358% ...
Lebanon % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 241% 248% 255% 262% 276% ... ...
Libya % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 84.3% 134% 274% 314% ... ... ...
Luxembourg % 1,666% 1,534% 1,478% 1,433% 1,441% ...
Macao % 209% 214% 242% 343% 373%
Mauritius % 368% 356% 344% 339% 319%
Netherlands % 412% 368% 358% 351% 352% ...
Singapore % 232% 253% 275% 263% 272%
Spain % 353% 329% 331% 337% 317%
Switzerland % 444% 446% 468% 463% 469%
United Kingdom % 510% 449% 534% 453% 465%