Bank assets as a share of GDP reached 46.6 % in 2015 in Zambia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 49.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank assets as a share of GDP in Zambia reached an all time high of 46.6 % in 2015 and an all time low of 9.51 % in 1994. When compared to Zambia's main peers, bank assets as a share of GDP in Angola amounted to 65.3 %, 29.8 % in Tanzania and 39.1 % in Zimbabwe in 2015.
Zambia has been ranked 115th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of bank assets as a share of GDP, 29 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.