Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 28.8 % in 2017 in Gabon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Gabon reached an all time high of 40.2 % in 1987 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Gabon's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Angola amounted to 43.6 %, 25.4 % in Cameroon and 36.5 % in Congo in 2017.
Gabon has been ranked 120th within the group of 132 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 27 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.