Bank loans as a share of GDP reached 1,132 % in 2015 in Yemen, according to the National Central Bank. This is 18.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank loans as a share of GDP in Yemen reached an all time high of 1,132 % in 2015 and an all time low of 188 % in 2007. When compared to Yemen's main peers, bank loans as a share of GDP in Djibouti amounted to 32.7 % and 55.9 % in Saudi Arabia in 2015.
Yemen has been ranked 3rd within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of bank loans as a share of GDP.
A bank loan is a type of debt.