Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 75.5 % in 2016 in Iran, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Iran reached an all time high of 75.5 % in 2016 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Iran's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Iraq amounted to 62.0 % and 54.4 % in Pakistan in 2016.
Iran has been ranked 79th within the group of 134 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 4 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.