Costa Rica: Foreign bank assets

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 Costa Rica

Foreign bank assets as percent of the total bank assets

 Latest value 26
 Year 2013
 Measure percent of total bank assets
 Data availability 2005 - 2013
 Average 32.56
 Min - Max 24 - 40
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for Costa Rica from 2005 to 2013. The average value for Costa Rica during that period was 32.56 percent of total bank assets with a minimum of 24 percent of total bank assets in 2005 and a maximum of 40 percent of total bank assets in 2008. The latest value from 2013 is 26 percent of total bank assets. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 108 countries is 37.99 percent of total bank assets. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Costa Rica - Foreign bank assets - recent values

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Costa Rica - Foreign bank assets - historical chart - 2005-2013




Definition: Percentage of the total banking assets that are held by foreign banks. A foreign bank is a bank where 50 percent or more of its shares are owned by foreigners.


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