Ireland: Bank cost to income ratio

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Bank cost to income ratio, in percent

 Latest value 49.56
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2019
 Average 35.61
 Min - Max 14.75 - 52.94
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 2000 to 2019. The average value for Ireland during that period was 35.61 percent with a minimum of 14.75 percent in 2000 and a maximum of 52.94 percent in 2016. The latest value from 2019 is 49.56 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 161 countries is 55.04 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ireland - Bank cost to income ratio - Recent values chart

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Ireland - Bank cost to income ratio - historical chart - 2000-2019

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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