Barbados: Bank credit to deposits

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 Barbados

Bank credit as percent of bank deposits

 Latest value 73.03
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1966 - 2019
 Average 82.05
 Min - Max 61.54 - 116.55
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Barbados from 1966 to 2019. The average value for Barbados during that period was 82.05 percent with a minimum of 61.54 percent in 2002 and a maximum of 116.55 percent in 1973. The latest value from 2019 is 73.03 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 165 countries is 93.20 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Barbados - Bank credit to deposits - Recent values chart

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Barbados - Bank credit to deposits - historical chart - 1966-2019




Definition: The financial resources provided to the private sector by domestic money banks as a share of total deposits. Domestic money banks comprise commercial banks and other financial institutions that accept transferable deposits, such as demand deposits. Total deposits include demand, time and saving deposits in deposit money banks.

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