Where Bad Bank Loans Are Best Covered by Provisions?

Total Provisions to NPLs (%), 2017 or latest
Banking | July 14, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 87 countries in 2017, Nicaragua ranked the highest in provisions as a share of non-performing loans with 249% followed by South Korea and China. On the other end of the scale was Canada with 15.1%, Namibia with 17.3% and Estonia with 21.3%.

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