Non-performing loans as a share of bank assets reached 2.04 % in 2017 in Kosovo, according to the National Central Bank. This is 35.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans as a share of bank assets in Kosovo reached an all time high of 5.18 % in 2014 and an all time low of 2.04 % in 2017. When compared to Kosovo's main peers, non-performing loans as a share of bank assets in Albania amounted to 5.50 % and 4.22 % in Macedonia in 2017.
Kosovo has been ranked 48th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans as a share of bank assets.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.