Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 71.4 % in 2017 in Colombia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.52 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Colombia reached an all time high of 72.5 % in 2016 and an all time low of 18.6 % in 1966. When compared to Colombia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Brazil amounted to 87.6 % and 58.0 % in Peru in 2017.
Colombia has been ranked 71st within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 14 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.