Italy: Bank credit to government

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Bank credit to government and public enterprises, percent of GDP

 Latest value 40.88
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2001 - 2020
 Average 28.80
 Min - Max 14.02 - 42.22
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Italy from 2001 to 2020. The average value for Italy during that period was 28.8 percent with a minimum of 14.02 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 42.22 percent in 2014. The latest value from 2020 is 40.88 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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Italy - Bank credit to government - Recent values chart

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Italy - 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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