Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 158 % in 2017 in Bahrain, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.21 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Bahrain reached an all time high of 189 % in 2008 and an all time low of 125 % in 2002.
Bahrain has been ranked 29th within the group of 119 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.