Bank tier 1 capital reached 11,232 PYG bil in 2018 in Paraguay, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Paraguay reached an all time high of 11,232 PYG bil in 2018 and an all time low of 2,712 PYG bil in 2010. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Argentina amounted to 482 ARS bil, 16.1 BOB bil in Bolivia, 598 BRL bil in Brazil and 20,174 CLP bil in Chile in 2018.
Paraguay has been ranked 9th 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.