What Banking Markets Are Most Liquid?

Bank Liquid Assets To Short-term Liabilities (%), 2019 or latest
Banking | January 24, 2020
$1.99
Excel Sheet

Based on a comparison of 121 countries in 2019, Dominican Republic ranked the highest in bank liquid assets as a share of short-term liabilities with 450% followed by Brazil and Central African Republic. On the other end of the scale was Botswana with 7.16%, Norway with 15.8% and Swaziland with 17.5%.

Data for more countries are available at Bank Liquid Assets (As % of Short-Term Liabilities) indicator page.

Bank Liquid Assets (As % of Short-Term Liabilities) Unit 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Belarus % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 89.6% 89.9% 75.8% 51.0% 60.2% ...
Brazil % ... ... ... ... ... ... 183% 201% 190% 236% 238% ...
Cameroon % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 128% 139% 148% 149% 149% ...
Central African Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 149% 203% 276% 220% 227% ... ...
Congo % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 143% 183% 116% 104% 147% ...
Costa Rica % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 123% 130% 130% 132% 140%
Dominican Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 316% 413% 449% 503% 457% ...
Equatorial Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 220% 194% 201% 158% 171% ...
Gabon % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 125% 113% 148% 134% 157% ...
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 141% 145% 147% 147% 151% ...
Hong Kong % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 44.9% 47.0% 164% 181% 182% ...
Moldova % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 76.8% 42.3% 92.5% 105% 180% ...
Romania % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 156% 159% 163% 156% 146% ...
Russia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 78.7% 80.4% 139% 145% 167% ...
Switzerland % ... ... ... ... ... ... 47.4% 47.4% 140% 153% 151% ...