Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 57.3 % in 2020 in Nicaragua, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.46 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Nicaragua reached an all time high of 59.9 % in 2017 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Nicaragua's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Costa Rica amounted to 101 %, 103 % in Honduras and 48.3 % in Mexico in 2020.
Nicaragua has been ranked 38th within the group of 53 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 63 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.