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Suriname: Bank return on equity, in percent: For that indicator, Bankscope provides data for Suriname from 1999 to 2013. The average value for Suriname during that period was 30.46 percent with a minumum of 17.24 percent in 2002 and a maximum of 43.54 percent in 2005. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Commercial banks’ pre-tax income to yearly averaged equity. 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.