Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 15.2 % in 2018 in Saudi Arabia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 1.46 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 15.4 % in 2017 and an all time low of 11.5 % in 2009. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Jordan amounted to 14.7 % and 14.3 % in United Arab Emirates in 2018.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 12th within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets.
Bank equity, or net assets or book value, is the difference between total assets on the one hand and current liabilities and non-capitalised long-term liabilities on the other hand.