Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 26.3 % in 2018 in Uganda, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.26 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Uganda reached an all time high of 28.6 % in 2008 and an all time low of 2.18 % in 1988. When compared to Uganda's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Kenya amounted to 50.0 % and 34.6 % in Rwanda in 2018.
Uganda has been ranked 89th within the group of 96 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 35 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.