Retail deposits reached 178 MKD bil in 2012 in Macedonia, according to the National Central Bank. This is 7.52 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail deposits in Macedonia reached an all time high of 178 MKD bil in 2012 and an all time low of 34.6 MKD bil in 2001. When compared to Macedonia's main peers, retail deposits in Albania amounted to 844 ALL bil and 34.5 BGN bil in Bulgaria in 2012.
Macedonia has been ranked 45th within the group of 66 countries we follow in terms of retail deposits, 25 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
A bank retail deposit is money placed into a banking institution for safekeeping by physical persons.