Germany: Domestic credit to the private sector, percent of GDP
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1970 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 85.99 percent with a minimum of 59.6 percent in 1970 and a maximum of 115.72 percent in 2000.
The latest value from 2017 is 77.35 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 163
countries is 57.62 percent.
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Definition: Domestic credit to private sector refers to financial resources provided to the private sector, such as through loans, purchases of nonequity securities, and trade credits and other accounts receivable, that establish a claim for repayment. For some countries these claims include credit to public enterprises.