What Economy is the Most Fuelled by Money (M2)?

Money M2 to GDP (%), 2011 or latest
Banking | April 17, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 72 countries in 2011, Luxembourg ranked the highest in money, M2 as a share of GDP with 483% followed by Japan and Netherlands. On the other end of the scale was Iran with 8.96%, Nigeria with 19.9% and Argentina with 24.3%.

Data for more countries are available at Money, M2 (As % of GDP) indicator page.

Money, M2 (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
Austria % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 162% 167% 176% 191% 195%
China % 150% 156% 148% 149% 174%
France % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 114% 120% 129% 136% 142%
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 176% 176% 177% 182% 187%
Ireland % 200% 226% 225% 200% 222%
Italy % 91.2% 96.3% 110% 122% 136%
Japan % 198% 195% 196% 202% 219%
Lithuania % ... ... 141% 151% 152% 135% 165%
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 668% 661% 661% 585% 579%
Malta % 138% 139% 144% 152% 154%
Netherlands % ... 173% 175% 182% 185% 206%
Portugal % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 107% 111% 122% 145% 169%
Spain % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 138% 162% 180% 189% 204%
Switzerland % 136% 134% 130% 130% 142%
United Kingdom % 118% 127% 140% 162% 166%