Bank tier 1 capital reached 19.7 BOB bil in 2020 in Bolivia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Bolivia reached an all time high of 19.7 BOB bil in 2020 and an all time low of BOB bil in. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Brazil amounted to 743 BRL bil, 14,268 PYG bil in Paraguay and 52.8 PEN bil in Peru in 2020.
Bolivia has been ranked 46th within the group of 59 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital, 34 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Tier 1 capital is the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view.