Republic of the Congo: Banking system capital to assets

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 Republic of the Congo

Banking system capital, percent of assets

 Latest value 17.03
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2010 - 2020
 Average 12.73
 Min - Max 7.11 - 17.90
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for the Republic of the Congo from 2010 to 2020. The average value for the Republic of the Congo during that period was 12.73 percent with a minimum of 7.11 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 17.9 percent in 2018. The latest value from 2020 is 17.03 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 105 countries is 10.50 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Republic of the Congo - Banking system capital to assets - Recent values chart

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Republic of the Congo - Banking system capital to assets - historical chart - 2010-2020




Definition: Ratio of bank capital and reserves to total assets. Capital and reserves include funds contributed by owners, retained earnings, general and special reserves, provisions, and valuation adjustments. Capital includes tier 1 capital (paid-up shares and common stock), which is a common feature in all countries' banking systems, and total regulatory capital, which includes several specified types of subordinated debt instruments that need not be repaid if the funds are required to maintain minimum capital levels (these comprise tier 2 and tier 3 capital). Total assets include all nonfinancial and financial assets. Reported by IMF staff. Note that due to differences in national accounting, taxation, and supervisory regimes, these data are not strictly comparable across countries.

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