Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 65.8 % in 2019 in Uruguay, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.19 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Uruguay reached an all time high of 76.1 % in 2015 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Argentina amounted to 31.4 %, 92.0 % in Brazil, 148 % in Chile and 60.8 % in Paraguay in 2019.
Uruguay has been ranked 50th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 32 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.