Bank tier 1 capital reached 14.1 NAD bil in 2018 in Namibia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 23.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Namibia reached an all time high of 14.1 NAD bil in 2018 and an all time low of 4.33 NAD bil in 2010. When compared to Namibia's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Angola amounted to 1,762 AOA bil, 0.008 BWP bil in Botswana and 439 ZAR bil in South Africa in 2018.
Namibia has been ranked 78th within the group of 101 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 capital.
Tier 1 capital is the core measure of a bank's financial strength from a regulator's point of view.