Banks' risk-weighted assets reached 17,502 UGX bil in 2017 in Uganda, according to the National Central Bank. This is 9.34 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, banks' risk-weighted assets in Uganda reached an all time high of 17,502 UGX bil in 2017 and an all time low of 2,076 UGX bil in 2005. When compared to Uganda's main peers, banks' risk-weighted assets in Kenya amounted to 3,442 KES bil and 1,855 RWF bil in Rwanda in 2017.
Uganda has been ranked 15th within the group of 106 countries we follow in terms of banks' risk-weighted assets, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Risk-weighted assets are a bank's assets or off-balance sheet exposures, weighted according to risk.