Cameroon: Banking system concentration

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 Cameroon

Bank concentration: percent of bank assets held by top three banks

 Latest value 76.48
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 62.07
 Min - Max 53.62 - 76.48
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 2000 to 2020. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 62.07 percent with a minimum of 53.62 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 76.48 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 76.48 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 150 countries is 66.62 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
Cameroon - Banking system concentration - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Cameroon - Banking system concentration - historical chart - 2000-2020




Definition: Raw data are from Bankscope. (Sum(data2025) for three largest banks in Bankscope) / (Sum(data2025) for all banks in Bankscope). Only reported if number of banks in Bankscope is 3 or more. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.

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