Bank capital adequacy ratio reached 26.4 % in 2013 in Yemen, according to the National Central Bank. This is 10.8 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank capital adequacy ratio in Yemen reached an all time high of 29.6 % in 2012 and an all time low of 14.6 % in 2009. When compared to Yemen's main peers, bank capital adequacy ratio in Djibouti amounted to 10.2 %, 16.2 % in Oman and 17.9 % in Saudi Arabia in 2013.
Yemen has been ranked 7th within the group of 139 countries we follow in terms of bank capital adequacy ratio.
The capital adequacy ratio is the proportion of capital to the bank's risk-weighted assets.