Bank cost to income ratio reached 74.1 % in 2019 in Belgium, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.770 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank cost to income ratio in Belgium reached an all time high of 2,342 % in 2008 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Belgium's main peers, bank cost to income ratio in France amounted to 73.3 %, 76.0 % in Germany, 78.8 % in Luxembourg and 71.3 % in Netherlands in 2019.
Belgium has been ranked 14th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank cost to income ratio, 11 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.