Bank cost to income ratio reached 66.0 % in 2017 in Austria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.57 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank cost to income ratio in Austria reached an all time high of 71.4 % in 2016 and an all time low of 55.6 % in 2008. When compared to Austria's main peers, bank cost to income ratio in Hungary amounted to 63.2 % and 69.3 % in Italy in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 12th within the group of 77 countries we follow in terms of bank cost to income ratio, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.