Libya: Net interest margin

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 Libya

Bank interest revenue, percent of interest-bearing assets

 Latest value 1.16
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2004 - 2020
 Average 1.29
 Min - Max 0.23 - 3.15
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 2004 to 2020. The average value for Libya during that period was 1.29 percent with a minimum of 0.23 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 3.15 percent in 2008. The latest value from 2020 is 1.16 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 149 countries is 3.88 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Libya - Net interest margin - Recent values chart

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Libya - Net interest margin - historical chart - 2004-2020




Definition: Accounting value of bank's net interest revenue as a share of its average interest-bearing (total earning) assets. The numerator and denominator are 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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