Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 59.9 % in 2017 in Belarus, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Belarus reached an all time high of 74.9 % in 2010 and an all time low of 0.003 % in 1999. When compared to Belarus's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Lithuania amounted to 228 %, 91.2 % in Poland, 84.1 % in Russia and 47.4 % in Ukraine in 2017.
Belarus has been ranked 77th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.