What Are the Most Profitable Banking Markets?

Bank Net Profit (USD mil), 2017 or latest
Banking | September 19, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 101 countries in 2017, USA ranked the highest in bank net profit with USD 169,946 mil followed by Canada and United Kingdom. On the other end of the scale was Greece with USD -10,277 mil, Ukraine with USD -941 mil and Cyprus with USD -707 mil.

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

Bank Net Profit (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 mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 29,083 25,369 29,539 29,072 28,120 ...
Belgium USD mil 919 2,497 13,028 6,569 7,775
Canada USD mil 29,962 31,231 32,441 32,103 29,231
Germany USD mil 32,901 27,719 19,024 21,779 20,771 ...
India USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10,400 11,083 9,202 8,739 6,360 ... ...
Indonesia USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 8,479 10,556 10,715 9,309 7,587
Italy USD mil -33,879 -2,342 -26,873 -6,613 7,966
Malaysia USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6,812 7,542 7,206 7,305 5,765
Russia USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 23,047 25,421 22,794 10,397 1,273
Spain USD mil -13,101 -67,041 18,312 18,881 20,138
Sweden USD mil 6,640 8,746 10,975 12,362 9,482 ... ...
Switzerland USD mil 14,656 199 11,347 7,830 15,899 ...
Turkey USD mil 11,332 12,558 12,383 10,906 9,775 ...
USA USD mil 126,830 144,013 160,619 154,574 166,847
United Kingdom USD mil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 28,082 13,117 16,272 30,760 25,832 ... ...