Jamaica: Bank cost to income ratio

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Bank cost to income ratio, in percent

 Latest value 67.27
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2002 - 2021
 Average 63.67
 Min - Max 49.82 - 75.39
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Jamaica from 2002 to 2021. The average value for Jamaica during that period was 63.67 percent with a minimum of 49.82 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 75.39 percent in 2013. The latest value from 2021 is 67.27 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 133 countries is 54.80 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Jamaica - Bank cost to income ratio - recent values

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Jamaica - Bank cost to income ratio - historical chart - 2002-2021

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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 Return on assets 1.78 2021 percent
 Return on equity 13.75 2021 percent
 Banking system z-scores 15.48 2021 index points
 Liquid assets to deposits 76.66 2021 percent
 Non-interest income to total income 48.16 2021 percent
 Lending interest rate 11.40 2022 percent
 Real interest rate -1.23 2022 percent
 Legal rights 9.00 2020 points
 Credit information sharing 8.00 2019 points
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