Ecuador: Bank cost to income ratio

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 Ecuador

Bank cost to income ratio, in percent

 Latest value 67.87
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2021
 Average 71.12
 Min - Max 62.72 - 94.68
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Ecuador from 2000 to 2021. The average value for Ecuador during that period was 71.12 percent with a minimum of 62.72 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 94.68 percent in 2001. The latest value from 2021 is 67.87 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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Ecuador - Bank cost to income ratio - recent values

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Ecuador - Bank cost to income ratio - historical chart - 2000-2021




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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 Bank cost to income ratio 67.87 2021 percent
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 Bank overhead cost 4.61 2021 percent
 Net interest margin 6.05 2021 percent
 Bank credit to deposits 99.19 2021 percent
 Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets 16.67 2019 percent
 Return on assets 1.12 2021 percent
 Return on equity 11.42 2021 percent
 Banking system z-scores 9.51 2021 index points
 Liquid assets to deposits 19.11 2021 percent
 Banking system capital to assets 11.91 2019 percent
 Non-interest income to total income 29.72 2021 percent
 Legal rights 1.00 2020 points
 Credit information sharing 8.00 2019 points
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