Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 52.9 % in 2017 in Kenya, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.46 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Kenya reached an all time high of 61.3 % in 2014 and an all time low of 13.5 % in 1961.
Kenya has been ranked 85th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 2 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.