South Africa: Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets

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 South Africa

Banking system regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets

 Latest value 16.58
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1998 - 2020
 Average 14.03
 Min - Max 10.10 - 16.58
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 1998 to 2020. The average value for South Africa during that period was 14.03 percent with a minimum of 10.1 percent in 1998 and a maximum of 16.58 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2020 is 16.58 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 107 countries is 19.63 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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South Africa - Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets - Recent values chart

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South Africa - Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets - historical chart - 1998-2020




Definition: The capital adequacy of deposit takers. It is a ratio of total regulatory capital to its assets held, weighted according to the risk of those assets.

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