Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 29.7 % in 2017 in Gabon, according to the National Central Bank. This is 11.1 % 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 9.53 % in 2010. When compared to Gabon's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Angola amounted to 44.5 %, 28.0 % in Cameroon and 40.1 % in Congo in 2017.
Gabon has been ranked 103rd within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 43 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.