Saint Lucia: Bank cost to income ratio

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 Saint Lucia

Bank cost to income ratio, in percent

 Latest value 55.84
 Year 2018
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2009 - 2018
 Average 64.81
 Min - Max 55.84 - 71.26
 Source Bankscope
For that indicator, we provide data for Saint Lucia from 2009 to 2018. The average value for Saint Lucia during that period was 64.81 percent with a minimum of 55.84 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 71.26 percent in 2011. The latest value from 2018 is 55.84 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 160 countries is 55.20 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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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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