Number of banks reached 5.00 banks in 2019 in Bhutan, according to the National Central Bank. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, number of banks in Bhutan reached an all time high of 5.00 banks in 2010 and an all time low of banks in. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, number of banks in Bangladesh amounted to 59.0 banks, 193 banks in China, 161 banks in India and 28.0 banks in Nepal in 2019.
Bhutan has been ranked 137th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 30 places above the position seen 10 years ago.