Ireland: Bank credit to deposits

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 Ireland

Bank credit as percent of bank deposits

 Latest value 38.24
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2021
 Average 94.15
 Min - Max 38.24 - 166.98
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Ireland from 1960 to 2021. The average value for Ireland during that period was 94.15 percent with a minimum of 38.24 percent in 2021 and a maximum of 166.98 percent in 2008. The latest value from 2021 is 38.24 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 138 countries is 86.91 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ireland - Bank credit to deposits - Recent values chart

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Ireland - Bank credit to deposits - historical chart - 1960-2021




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.

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