What Banking Has a Problem with Bad Loans?

NPLs to Bank Loans (%), 2019 or latest
Banking | January 24, 2020
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Based on a comparison of 124 countries in 2019, Ukraine ranked the highest in non-performing loans as a share of bank loans with 52.8% followed by Greece and Equatorial Guinea. On the other end of the scale was Macao with 0.217%, South Korea with 0.352% and Canada with 0.449%.

Data for more countries are available at Non-Performing Loans (As % of Total Loans) indicator page.

Non-Performing Loans (As % of Total Loans) Unit 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Algeria % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11.7% 10.6% 9.93% 9.77% 12.1%
Angola % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 4.35% 7.98% 10.2% 10.6% 11.3%
Burundi % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 8.17% 9.89% 10.8% 17.9% 21.1% ...
Cameroon % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11.6% 10.3% 9.70% 9.32% 10.7%
Central African Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 9.58% 28.5% 27.7% 30.9% 25.6%
Chad % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 7.37% 9.78% 11.7% 17.0% 20.9%
Congo % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1.52% 1.22% 2.51% 3.57% 4.85%
Cyprus % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 18.4% 38.6% 45.0% 47.7% 36.7%
Djibouti % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 11.5% 15.3% 18.7% 20.0% 22.5%
Equatorial Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 5.77% 20.1% 19.7% 16.8% 24.6%
Ghana % ... ... 13.2% 12.0% 11.3% 14.7% 17.3%
Greece % ... ... 23.3% 31.9% 33.8% 36.6% 36.3%
Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6.20% 6.06% 6.07% 9.44%
Moldova % ... ... 14.5% 11.6% 11.7% 9.95% 16.4%
Ukraine % ... ... 16.5% 12.9% 19.0% 28.0% 30.5%