Burundi: Bank cost to income ratio

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Bank cost to income ratio, in percent

 Latest value 49.18
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2008 - 2021
 Average 55.66
 Min - Max 43.21 - 69.76
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Burundi from 2008 to 2021. The average value for Burundi during that period was 55.66 percent with a minimum of 43.21 percent in 2019 and a maximum of 69.76 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2021 is 49.18 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 133 countries is 54.80 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Operating expenses of a bank as a share of the sum of net-interest revenue and other operating income. The numerator and denominator are first aggregated on the country level before division. Note that banks used in the calculation might differ between indicators. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.

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