Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 282 % in 2017 in Denmark, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Denmark reached an all time high of 356 % in 2014 and an all time low of 70.5 % in 1979. When compared to Denmark's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Germany amounted to 239 % and 324 % in Netherlands in 2017.
Denmark has been ranked 10th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 1 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.