For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1996 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 18.43 index points with a minimum of 9.48 index points in 2008 and a maximum of 26.4 index points in 2017.
The latest value from 2017 is 26.4 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 178
countries is 14.50 index points.
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Definition: The index captures the probability of default of a country's banking system. Z-score compares the buffer of a country's banking system (capitalization and returns) with the volatility of those returns. It is estimated as (ROA+(equity/assets))/sd(ROA); sd(ROA) is the standard deviation of ROA. ROA, equity, and assets are country-level aggregate figures. Calculated from underlying bank-by-bank unconsolidated data from Bankscope.