Bank loans as a share of bank deposits reached 117 % in 2013 in France, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.49 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank loans as a share of bank deposits in France reached an all time high of 175 % in 1992 and an all time low of 104 % in 1979. When compared to France's main peers, bank loans as a share of bank deposits in Belgium amounted to 98.6 %, 118 % in Germany, 142 % in Italy and 150 % in Spain in 2013.
France has been ranked 24th within the group of 145 countries we follow in terms of bank loans as a share of bank deposits, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank loan is a type of debt.