Belgium: Financial institutions development, efficiency

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 Belgium

Financial institutions development, efficiency

 Latest value 0.602
 Year 2021
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 0.561
 Min - Max 0.215 - 0.678
 Source International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Belgium from 1980 to 2021. The average value for Belgium during that period was 0.561 index points with a minimum of 0.215 index points in 1980 and a maximum of 0.678 index points in 2006. The latest value from 2021 is 0.602 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 178 countries is 0.585 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Measures the efficiency of financial institutions. Constructed using the Principal Component methodology using the following variables: Net interest margin, Lending-deposits spread, Non-interest income to total income, Overhead costs to total assets, Return on assets, and Return on equity. See Svirydzenka, Katsiaryna (IMF, 2016) for more detail.

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