Bank loans as a share of GDP reached 143 % in 2017 in Mauritius, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.443 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank loans as a share of GDP in Mauritius reached an all time high of 166 % in 2008 and an all time low of 112 % in 2005. When compared to Mauritius's main peers, bank loans as a share of GDP in Comoros amounted to 28.2 %, 14.4 % in Madagascar, 33.9 % in Maldives and 34.5 % in Seychelles in 2017.
Mauritius has been ranked 11th within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of bank loans as a share of GDP, 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank loan is a type of debt.