Bank pre-tax ROE reached 10.7 % in 2018 in Pakistan, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, bank pre-tax ROE in Pakistan reached an all time high of 28.3 % in 2005 and an all time low of 8.65 % in 2009. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, bank pre-tax ROE in Afghanistan amounted to 6.65 %, 11.7 % in China and -0.160 % in India in 2018.
Pakistan has been ranked 83rd within the group of 118 countries we follow in terms of bank pre-tax ROE, 24 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.