Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 26.7 % in 2017 in Uganda, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.59 % 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 52.6 % and 35.3 % in Rwanda in 2017.
Uganda has been ranked 112th within the group of 119 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 14 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.