Bank loans as a share of GDP reached 138 % in 2017 in Portugal, according to the National Central Bank. This is 3.16 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank loans as a share of GDP in Portugal reached an all time high of 202 % in 2010 and an all time low of 86.1 % in 1998.
Portugal has been ranked 14th within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of bank loans as a share of GDP, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank loan is a type of debt.