Bank cost to income ratio reached 73.4 % in 2019 in Ireland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.56 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank cost to income ratio in Ireland reached an all time high of 93.3 % in 2012 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Ireland's main peers, bank cost to income ratio in Canada amounted to 61.5 %, 73.3 % in France, 65.9 % in Iceland and 61.8 % in United Kingdom in 2019.
Ireland has been ranked 15th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank cost to income ratio, 42 places above the position seen 10 years ago.