Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 92.4 % in 2016 in Tunisia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Tunisia reached an all time high of 92.4 % in 2016 and an all time low of 49.9 % in 1997. When compared to Tunisia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Algeria amounted to 67.0 %, 162 % in Italy and 210 % in Malta in 2016.
Tunisia has been ranked 60th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.