Bank tier 1 capital reached 358 SAR bil in 2018 in Saudi Arabia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 0.289 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 capital in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 358 SAR bil in 2018 and an all time low of 157 SAR bil in 2009. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, bank tier 1 capital in Jordan amounted to 7.81 JOD bil and 349 AED bil in United Arab Emirates in 2018.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 43rd 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.