Non-performing loans as a share of bank assets reached 2.34 % in 2018 in Slovakia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 13.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans as a share of bank assets in Slovakia reached an all time high of 14.3 % in 1998 and an all time low of 1.24 % in 2007.
Slovakia has been ranked 15th within the group of 22 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans as a share of bank assets, 29 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.