Sri Lanka: Bank credit to deposits

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 Sri Lanka

Bank credit as percent of bank deposits

 Latest value 83.2
 Year 2019
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2019
 Average 79.42
 Min - Max 37.54 - 108.82
 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 79.42 percent with a minimum of 37.54 percent in 1992 and a maximum of 108.82 percent in 1975. The latest value from 2019 is 83.2 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 165 countries is 93.20 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Sri Lanka - Bank credit to deposits - recent values

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Sri Lanka - Bank credit to deposits - historical chart - 1960-2019




Definition: The financial resources provided to the private sector by domestic money banks as a share of total deposits. Domestic money banks comprise commercial banks and other financial institutions that accept transferable deposits, such as demand deposits. Total deposits include demand, time and saving deposits in deposit money banks.


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