Number of banks reached 4.00 banks in 2019 in Lesotho, according to the National Central Bank. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, number of banks in Lesotho reached an all time high of 4.00 banks in 2004 and an all time low of banks in. When compared to Lesotho's main peers, number of banks in Botswana amounted to 9.00 banks, 36.0 banks in South Africa and 18.0 banks in Zimbabwe in 2019.
Lesotho has been ranked 140th within the group of 140 countries we follow in terms of number of banks, 26 places above the position seen 10 years ago.