Stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation reached 14.2 % in 2012 in Zimbabwe, according to OECD. This is 13 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Zimbabwe reached an all time high of 29.4 % in 2001 and an all time low of 1.98 % in 1992. When compared to Zimbabwe's main peers, stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation in Botswana amounted to 2.60 %, 25.0 % in South Africa and 5.58 % in Zambia in 2012.
Zimbabwe has been ranked 50th within the group of 108 countries we follow in terms of stocks traded as a percentage of market capitalisation, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Turnover ratio is the total value of shares traded during the period divided by the average market capitalisation for the period.