Canada: Bank assets to GDP

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Bank assets, percent of GDP

 Latest value 141.27
 Year 2008
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2008
 Average 71.71
 Min - Max 22.34 - 145.79
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Canada from 1960 to 2008. The average value for Canada during that period was 71.71 percent with a minimum of 22.34 percent in 1962 and a maximum of 145.79 percent in 2006. The latest value from 2008 is 141.27 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2008 based on 177 countries is 58.88 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Canada - Bank assets to GDP - Recent values chart

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Canada - Bank assets to GDP - historical chart - 1960-2008

Definition: Total assets held by deposit money banks as a share of GDP. Assets include claims on domestic real nonfinancial sector which includes central, state and local governments, nonfinancial public enterprises and private sector. Deposit money banks comprise commercial banks and other financial institutions that accept transferable deposits, such as demand deposits.

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