Sierra Leone: Credit information sharing

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Sierra Leone

Credit information sharing index, 0 (low) - 8 (high)

 Latest value 0
 Year 2019
 Measure points
 Data availability 2013 - 2019
 Average 0
 Min - Max 0 - 0
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sierra Leone from 2013 to 2019. The average value for Sierra Leone during that period was 0 points with a minimum of 0 points in 2013 and a maximum of 0 points in 2013. The latest value from 2019 is 0 points. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 185 countries is 5.27 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Sierra Leone - Credit information sharing - recent values




When banks in Sierra Leone make lending decisions, it is useful to know if the borrower has loans from other banks, has he/she paid on time, etc. The credit information index shows whether banks share such information with each other. The index for Sierra Leone ranges from 0 (no sharing) to 6 (high degree of sharing.
Definition: Depth of credit information index measures rules affecting the scope, accessibility, and quality of credit information available through public or private credit registries. The index ranges from 0 to 8, with higher values indicating the availability of more credit information, from either a public registry or a private bureau, to facilitate lending decisions.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Lending-deposit interest rate spread 12.30 2020 interest rate points
 Bank cost to income ratio 56.10 2019 percent
 Bank overhead cost 8.99 2019 percent
 Net interest margin 14.69 2019 percent
 Bank credit to deposits 28.84 2021 percent
 Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets 33.98 2015 percent
 Return on assets 6.70 2019 percent
 Return on equity 50.77 2019 percent
 Banking system z-scores 6.34 2019 index points
 Liquid assets to deposits 24.35 2019 percent
 Banking system capital to assets 12.32 2015 percent
 Non-interest income to total income 24.96 2019 percent
 Lending interest rate 19.31 2022 percent
 Real interest rate -4.80 2022 percent
 Legal rights 5.00 2020 points
 Credit information sharing 0.00 2019 points
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK