Bank tier 1 ratio reached 15.1 % in 2017 in Albania, according to the National Central Bank. This is 9.470000000000001 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, bank tier 1 ratio in Albania reached an all time high of 16.3 % in 2008 and an all time low of 13.7 % in 2015. When compared to Albania's main peers, bank tier 1 ratio in Greece amounted to 17.0 %, 16.2 % in Kosovo and 14.2 % in Macedonia in 2017.
Albania has been ranked 67th within the group of 113 countries we follow in terms of bank tier 1 ratio, 53 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The Tier 1 capital ratio is the ratio of a bank's core equity capital to its total risk-weighted assets.