Greece: Bank credit to government

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 Greece

Bank credit to government and public enterprises, percent of GDP

 Latest value 16.59
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2001 - 2020
 Average 17.75
 Min - Max 10.14 - 30.14
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Greece from 2001 to 2020. The average value for Greece during that period was 17.75 percent with a minimum of 10.14 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 30.14 percent in 2001. The latest value from 2020 is 16.59 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 147 countries is 14.91 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Greece - Bank credit to government - Recent values chart

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Greece - Bank credit to government - historical chart - 2001-2020




Definition: Bank credit is the amount of credit available to the government sector. It consists of the total amount of combined funds that are provided to the government by the bank sector.

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