Retail loans reached 150 EUR bil in 2017 in Austria, according to the National Central Bank. This is 2.67 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, retail loans in Austria reached an all time high of 150 EUR bil in 2017 and an all time low of 44.0 EUR bil in 1996. When compared to Austria's main peers, retail loans in Germany amounted to 1,700 EUR bil, 5,353 HUF bil in Hungary and 928 EUR bil in Italy in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 27th within the group of 40 countries we follow in terms of retail loans, 18 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A retail loan is a loan provided by a bank to a physical person.