Households' financial assets including deposits reached 2,499 AUD bil in 2012 in Australia, according to OECD. This is 18.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, households' financial assets including deposits in Australia reached an all time high of 2,499 AUD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 1,170 AUD bil in 2004.
Australia has been ranked 11th within the group of 27 countries we follow in terms of households' financial assets including deposits.
Financial assets held by households include: currency and deposits; securities other than shares; loans; shares and other equity; net equity of households in life insurance reserves; net equity of households in pension funds; prepayments of premiums and reserves against outstanding claims, and other accounts receivable, according to the OECD.