What Banking Has a Problem with Bad Loans?

NPLs to Bank Loans (%), 2017 or latest
Banking | November 01, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 123 countries in 2017, Ukraine ranked the highest in non-performing loans as a share of bank loans with 54.5% followed by Greece and Cyprus. On the other end of the scale was Macao with 0.227%, Uzbekistan with 0.436% and South Korea with 0.469%.

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

Non-Performing Loans (As % of Total Loans) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Burundi % 7.39% 8.17% 9.89% 10.8% 17.9%
Central African Republic % 12.0% 9.58% 28.5% 27.7% 30.9%
Chad % 7.65% 7.37% 9.78% 11.7% 17.0%
Comoros % 17.6% 19.8% 18.9% 20.3% 20.5% ...
Congo % 1.08% 1.52% 1.22% 2.51% 3.57%
Cyprus % 9.99% 18.4% 38.6% 45.0% 47.7%
Djibouti % 9.40% 11.7% 15.3% 18.7% 20.0%
Equatorial Guinea % 4.42% 5.77% 20.1% 19.7% 16.8%
Ghana % 14.1% 13.2% 12.0% 11.3% 14.7%
Greece % 14.4% 23.3% 31.9% 33.8% 36.6%
Italy % 11.7% 13.7% 16.5% 18.0% 18.1%
Moldova % 10.7% 14.5% 11.6% 12.3% 13.9%
Nigeria % 5.77% 3.71% 3.39% 2.96% 4.86%
Portugal % 7.47% 9.74% 10.6% 11.9% 17.5%
Ukraine % 14.7% 16.5% 12.9% 19.0% 28.0%