What Economy is the Most Fuelled by Money (M1)?

Money M1 to GDP (%), 2011 or latest
Banking | April 17, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 71 countries in 2011, Luxembourg ranked the highest in money, M1 as a share of GDP with 220% followed by Japan and Lithuania. On the other end of the scale was Brazil with 6.50%, Iran with 7.92% and South Korea with 9.30%.

Data for more countries are available at Money, M1 (As % of GDP) indicator page.

Money, M1 (As % of GDP) Unit 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
China % 56.5% 57.0% 56.2% 52.0% 63.3%
Czech Republic % ... ... 35.6% 37.7% 39.8% 41.6% 45.1%
Finland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 35.9% 36.0% 34.8% 35.0% 43.8%
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 38.0% 38.6% 38.2% 40.0% 49.0%
Greece % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 56.9% 53.2% 49.6% 45.1% 52.2%
Ireland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 42.2% 46.1% 46.4% 42.4% 59.5%
Italy % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 46.2% 47.7% 47.4% 50.4% 57.6%
Japan % 94.4% 94.1% 93.6% 94.5% 102%
Lithuania % ... ... 99.5% 103% 96.2% 71.3% 81.9%
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 175% 169% 188% 185% 198%
Malta % 53.4% 51.6% 54.0% 63.0% 70.8%
Morocco % 54.2% 58.5% 65.9% 62.7% 63.5%
Netherlands % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 38.5% 38.6% 35.8% 35.0% 40.9%
Spain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 53.7% 56.3% 52.6% 49.6% 57.0%
Switzerland % 46.4% 42.6% 41.5% 48.1% 61.4%