Number of banks reached 42.0 banks in 2018 in Laos, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.44 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of banks in Laos reached an all time high of 42.0 banks in 2018 and an all time low of banks in. When compared to Laos's main peers, number of banks in Cambodia amounted to 43.0 banks, 192 banks in China, 30.0 banks in Thailand and 46.0 banks in Vietnam in 2018.
Laos has been ranked 42nd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 51 places above the position seen 10 years ago.