Bahamas: Banking system z-scores

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Banking system z-scores

 Latest value 13.23
 Year 2021
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2000 - 2021
 Average 15.94
 Min - Max 8.62 - 21.49
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for the Bahamas from 2000 to 2021. The average value for the Bahamas during that period was 15.94 index points with a minimum of 8.62 index points in 2002 and a maximum of 21.49 index points in 2009. The latest value from 2021 is 13.23 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 136 countries is 17.25 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The index captures the probability of default of a country's banking system. Z-score compares the buffer of a country's banking system (capitalization and returns) with the volatility of those returns. It is estimated as (ROA+(equity/assets))/sd(ROA); sd(ROA) is the standard deviation of ROA. ROA, equity, and assets are country-level aggregate figures. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.

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