Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 55.5 % in 2018 in Guatemala, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.868 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Guatemala reached an all time high of 55.5 % in 2018 and an all time low of 10.2 % in 1963. When compared to Guatemala's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Honduras amounted to 83.4 % and 53.6 % in Nicaragua in 2018.
Guatemala has been ranked 65th within the group of 96 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 42 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.