Bank regulatory capital reached 6.51 PGK bil in 2017 in Papua New Guinea, according to the National Central Bank. This is 9.609999999999999 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank regulatory capital in Papua New Guinea reached an all time high of 6.51 PGK bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.77 PGK bil in 2008. When compared to Papua New Guinea's main peers, bank regulatory capital in Australia amounted to 280 AUD bil, 1,197,116 IDR bil in Indonesia and 1,360 PHP bil in Philippines in 2017.
Papua New Guinea has been ranked 89th within the group of 102 countries we follow in terms of bank regulatory capital.
Bank regulatory capital is the minimum amount of a bank's capital required to be held for a certain level of assets through regulatory agencies such as the Bank for International Settlements, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or Federal Reserve Board.