Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 73.2 % in 2016 in Paraguay, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.73 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Paraguay reached an all time high of 77.6 % in 2015 and an all time low of 4.70 % in 1962. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Argentina amounted to 25.4 %, 81.6 % in Bolivia, 93.8 % in Brazil and 127 % in Chile in 2016.
Paraguay has been ranked 77th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 64 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.