Sri Lanka: Bank assets to GDP

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 Sri Lanka

Bank assets, percent of GDP

 Latest value 76.59
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2019
 Average 28.41
 Min - Max 12.26 - 76.59
 Source The International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for Sri Lanka from 1960 to 2019. The average value for Sri Lanka during that period was 28.41 percent with a minimum of 12.26 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 76.59 percent in 2019. The latest value from 2019 is 76.59 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 167 countries is 62.67 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
Sri Lanka - Bank assets to GDP - Recent values chart

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Sri Lanka - Bank assets to GDP - historical chart - 1960-2019




Definition: Total assets held by deposit money banks as a share of GDP. Assets include claims on domestic real nonfinancial sector which includes central, state and local governments, nonfinancial public enterprises and private sector. Deposit money banks comprise commercial banks and other financial institutions that accept transferable deposits, such as demand deposits.

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