Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 69.3 % in 2016 in Uruguay, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.93 % less 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 60.4 % in 2012. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Argentina amounted to 25.4 %, 93.8 % in Brazil, 127 % in Chile and 73.2 % in Paraguay in 2016.
Uruguay has been ranked 81st within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP.
Banking assets are everything that a bank owns, including loans, securities, and physical assets such as buildings.