Bank loans as a share of bank deposits reached 124 % in 2017 in Italy, according to the National Central Bank. This is 6.49 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank loans as a share of bank deposits in Italy reached an all time high of 175 % in 2004 and an all time low of 78.8 % in 1979. When compared to Italy's main peers, bank loans as a share of bank deposits in Austria amounted to 107 %, 78.2 % in Slovenia and 90.8 % in Switzerland in 2017.
Italy has been ranked 10th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of bank loans as a share of bank deposits, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank loan is a type of debt.