Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 17.1 PGK bil in 2017 in Papua New Guinea, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.44 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Papua New Guinea reached an all time high of 17.1 PGK bil in 2017 and an all time low of 6.83 PGK bil in 2008. When compared to Papua New Guinea's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Australia amounted to 1,927 AUD bil, 5,203,510 IDR bil in Indonesia and 9,432 PHP bil in Philippines in 2017.
Papua New Guinea has been ranked 92nd within the group of 102 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets.
Risk-weighted assets are a bank's assets or off-balance sheet exposures, weighted according to risk.