Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 54.7 % in 2017 in Guatemala, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.88 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Guatemala reached an all time high of 54.7 % in 2017 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 Belize amounted to 86.6 %, 68.2 % in El Salvador, 95.2 % in Honduras and 60.4 % in Nicaragua in 2017.
Guatemala has been ranked 82nd within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 17 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.