Kuwait: Bank cost to income ratio, in percent: For that indicator, Bankscope provides data for Kuwait from 1996 to 2015. The average value for Kuwait during that period was 33.69 percent with a minumum of 22.72 percent in 2005 and a maximum of 52.46 percent in 1997. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.