Retail deposits reached 39,955 CNY bil in 2012 in China, according to the National Central Bank. This is 16.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in China reached an all time high of 39,955 CNY bil in 2012 and an all time low of 21,789 CNY bil in 2008. When compared to China's main peers, retail deposits in India amounted to 30,783 INR bil, 397,900 JPY bil in Japan, 14,251 RUB bil in Russia and 6,985 USD bil in USA in 2012.
China has been ranked 8th within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.