USA: Domestic credit to the private sector, percent of GDP
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1960 to 2017. The average value for the USA during that period was 128.36 percent with a minimum of 70.87 percent in 1960 and a maximum of 206.67 percent in 2007.
The latest value from 2017 is 198.86 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 163
countries is 57.62 percent.
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Definition: Domestic credit to private sector refers to financial resources provided to the private sector, such as through loans, purchases of nonequity securities, and trade credits and other accounts receivable, that establish a claim for repayment. For some countries these claims include credit to public enterprises.