Non-performing loans reached 0.043 USD bil in 2016 in Nicaragua, according to the National Central Bank. This is 8.94 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, non-performing loans in Nicaragua reached an all time high of 0.067 USD bil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.038 USD bil in 2014. When compared to Nicaragua's main peers, non-performing loans in Costa Rica amounted to 0.564 USD bil, 0.024 USD bil in El Salvador, 0.350 USD bil in Honduras and 4.49 USD bil in Mexico in 2016.
Nicaragua has been ranked 87th within the group of 90 countries we follow in terms of non-performing loans.
A non-performing loan is a loan that is in default or close to being in default.