Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 91.2 % in 2017 in Poland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.37 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Poland reached an all time high of 94.1 % in 1982 and an all time low of 17.6 % in 1990. When compared to Poland's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Czech Republic amounted to 141 %, 239 % in Germany, 84.1 % in Russia and 47.4 % in Ukraine in 2017.
Poland has been ranked 55th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 6 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.