Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 47.5 % in 2013 in Guyana, according to the National Central Bank. This is 4.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Guyana reached an all time high of 72.6 % in 2006 and an all time low of 42.0 % in 2000. When compared to Guyana's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Brazil amounted to 84.2 %, 28.2 % in Suriname, 72.7 % in Trinidad and Tobago and 68.0 % in Venezuela in 2013.
Guyana has been ranked 113th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 44 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.