Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 36.0 % in 2016 in Rwanda, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.42 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Rwanda reached an all time high of 36.0 % in 2016 and an all time low of 1.73 % in 1969. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Burundi amounted to 27.5 %, 25.9 % in Tanzania and 27.4 % in Uganda in 2016.
Rwanda has been ranked 113th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 25 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.