Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 153 % in 2015 in Norway, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.33 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Norway reached an all time high of 153 % in 2015 and an all time low of 45.9 % in 1967. When compared to Norway's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Denmark amounted to 321 %, 230 % in Finland, 144 % in Iceland and 214 % in Sweden in 2015.
Norway has been ranked 35th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 1 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.