Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 11.5 % in 2011 in East Timor, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.92 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in East Timor reached an all time high of 24.3 % in 2006 and an all time low of 5.39 % in 2003. When compared to East Timor's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Australia amounted to 232 %, 46.5 % in Indonesia, 195 % in Malaysia and 53.8 % in Papua New Guinea in 2011.
East Timor has been ranked 158th within the group of 164 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.