Bank equity reached 5,100 CNY bil in 2017 in China, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.63 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank equity in China reached an all time high of 8,671 CNY bil in 2012 and an all time low of 1,064 CNY bil in 2003. When compared to China's main peers, bank equity in India amounted to 10,585 INR bil, 8,185 RUB bil in Russia and 2,054 USD bil in USA in 2017.
China has been ranked 11th within the group of 111 countries we follow in terms of bank equity, 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.