Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 81.2 % in 2018 in Bhutan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Bhutan reached an all time high of 81.2 % in 2018 and an all time low of 3.33 % in 1988. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Bangladesh amounted to 58.5 %, 85.9 % in India and 113 % in Nepal in 2018.
Bhutan has been ranked 47th within the group of 96 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 71 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.