Austria: Non-performing loans

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Non-performing loans as percent of all bank loans

 Latest value 1.58
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2006 - 2020
 Average 2.49
 Min - Max 1.58 - 3.47
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Austria from 2006 to 2020. The average value for Austria during that period was 2.49 percent with a minimum of 1.58 percent in 2020 and a maximum of 3.47 percent in 2014. The latest value from 2020 is 1.58 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 129 countries is 6.76 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Austria - Non-performing loans - Recent values chart

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Austria - Non-performing loans - historical chart - 2006-2020

The percent non-performing loans in Austria reflects the health of the banking system. A higher percent of such loans shows that banks have difficulty collecting interest and principal on their credits. That may lead to less profits for the banks in Austria and, possibly, bank closures.
Definition: Bank nonperforming loans to total gross loans are the value of nonperforming loans divided by the total value of the loan portfolio (including nonperforming loans before the deduction of specific loan-loss provisions). The loan amount recorded as nonperforming should be the gross value of the loan as recorded on the balance sheet, not just the amount that is overdue.

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