Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 112 % in 2017 in Estonia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.76 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Estonia reached an all time high of 146 % in 2009 and an all time low of 35.8 % in 1995. When compared to Estonia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Finland amounted to 217 %, 104 % in Latvia, 228 % in Lithuania and 84.1 % in Russia in 2017.
Estonia has been ranked 41st within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 6 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.