What Households Are Most Indebted in the World?

Retail Loans per Capita (USD), 2017 or latest
Banking | September 16, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 38 countries in 2017, Denmark ranked the highest in retail loans per capita with USD 60,854 followed by Canada and Australia. On the other end of the scale was Kenya with USD 132, Angola with USD 140 and Azerbaijan with USD 284.

Data for more countries are available at Retail Loans Per Capita (USD) indicator page.

Retail Loans Per Capita (USD) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia USD 52,375 55,769 50,604 49,175 46,914 ... ...
Austria USD 20,267 20,730 21,659 19,377 18,153
Belgium USD 20,703 21,912 23,307 20,934 19,637 ... ...
Canada USD 46,219 49,116 47,654 45,192 39,661
Denmark USD 71,846 73,171 77,316 68,270 60,854 ... ...
Finland USD 28,470 30,447 32,579 29,608 27,659
France USD 22,464 23,305 24,896 22,190 20,558
Germany USD 24,287 25,053 26,428 23,603 21,752
Greece USD 15,387 14,683 14,595 12,339 10,820
Iceland USD 20,099 19,162 22,923 21,024 20,978
Ireland USD 55,121 57,959 53,057 43,830 36,872
Israel USD 12,896 13,783 15,731 14,707 15,498
Italy USD 19,994 19,991 20,905 18,255 16,481
Slovakia USD 4,100 4,562 5,223 5,152 5,217
Sweden USD 40,784 44,774 47,305 41,114 40,636 ... ...