Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 79.9 % in 2017 in Bolivia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.17 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Bolivia reached an all time high of 81.6 % in 2016 and an all time low of 1.86 % in 1961. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Brazil amounted to 87.6 %, 126 % in Chile and 58.0 % in Peru in 2017.
Bolivia has been ranked 66th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 35 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.