Bank equity as a share of bank assets reached 11.7 % in 2018 in USA, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.311 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity as a share of bank assets in USA reached an all time high of 12.7 % in 2010 and an all time low of -11.7 % in 1983. When compared to USA's main peers, bank equity as a share of bank assets in Canada amounted to 5.20 %, 9.07 % in China and 10.7 % in Mexico in 2018.
USA has been ranked 43rd within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank equity as a share of bank assets, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
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.