Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 115 % in 2017 in Croatia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.37 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Croatia reached an all time high of 128 % in 2014 and an all time low of 52.4 % in 1996. When compared to Croatia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Bosnia and Herzegovina amounted to 84.3 %, 105 % in Montenegro, 81.2 % in Serbia and 89.0 % in Slovenia in 2017.
Croatia has been ranked 37th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 5 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.