USA: Financial markets development, depth

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 USA

Financial markets development, depth

 Latest value 0.988
 Year 2021
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 0.733
 Min - Max 0.171 - 0.988
 Source International Monetary Fund
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1980 to 2021. The average value for the USA during that period was 0.733 index points with a minimum of 0.171 index points in 1981 and a maximum of 0.988 index points in 1998. The latest value from 2021 is 0.988 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 157 countries is 0.255 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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USA - Financial markets development, depth - Recent values chart

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USA - Financial markets development, depth - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Measures the depth (size) of financial markets using the principal component methodology with the following variables: Stock market capitalization to GDP; Stocks traded to GDP; International debt securities of government to GDP; Total debt securities of financial corporations to GDP; and Total debt securities of nonfinancial corporations to GDP. See Svirydzenka, Katsiaryna (IMF, 2016) for more detail.


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