Non-performing loans reached 37.0 USD bil in 2017 in Brazil, according to the National Central Bank. This is 11.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Brazil reached an all time high of 42.5 USD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 9.65 USD bil in 2005. When compared to Brazil's main peers, non-performing loans in Bolivia amounted to 0.371 USD bil and 4.11 USD bil in Peru in 2017.
Brazil has been ranked 9th within the group of 79 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.