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Germany: Bank credit as percent of bank deposits: For that indicator, The International Monetary Fund provides data for Germany from 1960 to 2016. The average value for Germany during that period was 145.22 percent with a minumum of 93.43 percent in 2016 and a maximum of 187.01 percent in 2001. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The financial resources provided to the private sector by domestic money banks as a share of total deposits. Domestic money banks comprise commercial banks and other financial institutions that accept transferable deposits, such as demand deposits. Total deposits include demand, time and saving deposits in deposit money banks.