Non-performing loans as a share of bank equity reached 16.3 % in 2018 in Czech Republic, according to the National Central Bank. This is 16.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans as a share of bank equity in Czech Republic reached an all time high of 122 % in 1997 and an all time low of 14.8 % in 2007.
Czech Republic has been ranked 18th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans as a share of bank equity, 18 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.