Bank deposits reached 76.5 BGN bil in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 5.94 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank deposits in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 76.5 BGN bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.115 BGN bil in 1991. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, bank deposits in Greece amounted to 150 EUR bil, 303 RON bil in Romania, 2,111 RSD bil in Serbia and 1,611 TRY bil in Turkey in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 70th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of bank deposits, 27 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping.