Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 84.9 % in 2017 in Belize, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.14 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Belize reached an all time high of 94.6 % in 2009 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Belize's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Guatemala amounted to 55.1 %, 95.4 % in Honduras, 41.4 % in Mexico and 90.5 % in USA in 2017.
Belize has been ranked 71st within the group of 132 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 18 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.