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Bank credit to the private sector as percent of GDP, 2022:

The average for 2022 based on 139 countries was 54.61 percent. The highest value was in Macao: 325.93 percent and the lowest value was in Sierra Leone: 0.01 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Bank credit to the private sector, 2022 Global rank Available data
Macao 325.93 1 1984 - 2022
Hong Kong 263.59 2 1990 - 2022
China 185.36 3 1985 - 2022
Cambodia 177.3 4 1993 - 2022
South Korea 175.88 5 1960 - 2022
New Zealand 135.51 6 1960 - 2022
Australia 135.26 7 1960 - 2022
UK 130.37 8 1960 - 2022
Vietnam 126.38 9 1992 - 2022
Japan 122.54 10 1960 - 2022
Thailand 120.98 11 1960 - 2022
France 115.14 12 2001 - 2022
Malaysia 113.48 13 1960 - 2022
Luxembourg 100.71 14 2001 - 2022
Qatar 100 15 1970 - 2022
Iceland 97.42 16 1960 - 2022
Norway 96.19 17 1960 - 2022
Nepal 95.13 18 1960 - 2022
Finland 94.5 19 2001 - 2022
Netherlands 93.79 20 2001 - 2022
Portugal 91.2 21 2001 - 2022
Austria 89.26 22 2001 - 2022
Spain 89.19 23 2001 - 2022
Jordan 86.49 24 1965 - 2022
Kuwait 83.01 25 1965 - 2022
Chile 83 26 1960 - 2022
Germany 82.71 27 2001 - 2022
Mauritius 79.41 28 1976 - 2022
Fiji 78.97 29 1961 - 2022
Cyprus 77.74 30 2001 - 2022
Bolivia 75.8 31 1960 - 2022
Barbados 74.44 32 1974 - 2022
Malta 73.39 33 2005 - 2022
Belgium 72.4 34 2001 - 2022
Panama 72.03 35 1960 - 2022
Brazil 71.78 36 1960 - 2022
Italy 71.53 37 2001 - 2022
Israel 70.56 38 1960 - 2022
Honduras 67.5 39 1960 - 2022
Slovakia 66.92 40 2006 - 2022
UA Emirates 64.04 41 1975 - 2022
Tunisia 63.49 42 1965 - 2022
Morocco 62.56 43 1960 - 2022
Georgia 61.26 44 1995 - 2022
South Africa 58.59 45 1965 - 2022
Vanuatu 58.54 46 1979 - 2022
Saint Lucia 57.94 47 1980 - 2022
Estonia 57.41 48 2004 - 2022
Cape Verde 55.19 49 1980 - 2022
Namibia 53.89 50 1990 - 2022
Oman 53.41 51 1972 - 2022
Samoa 53.41 52 1982 - 2022
North Macedonia 53.35 53 1993 - 2022
Costa Rica 52.31 54 1960 - 2022
Grenada 52.25 55 1977 - 2022
El Salvador 52.01 56 1965 - 2022
Greece 52.01 57 2001 - 2022
USA 51.64 58 1960 - 2022
Paraguay 51.28 59 1960 - 2022
Ecuador 50.81 60 1960 - 2022
Jamaica 50.72 61 1960 - 2022
Armenia 50.32 62 1992 - 2022
Philippines 48.85 63 1960 - 2022
Turkey 48.37 64 1960 - 2022
Montenegro 48.36 65 2002 - 2022
Palestine 47.83 66 1996 - 2022
Dominica 46.67 67 1977 - 2022
Bahamas 45.81 68 1969 - 2022
Burundi 45.23 69 1964 - 2022
Bosnia & Herz. 44.35 70 1997 - 2022
Colombia 44.12 71 1960 - 2022
St. Vincent & ... 42.95 72 1975 - 2022
Belize 42.68 73 1976 - 2022
Mongolia 41.62 74 1991 - 2022
Ant.& Barb. 40.54 75 1977 - 2022
Serbia 40.34 76 1997 - 2022
Seychelles 40.32 77 1971 - 2022
Slovenia 39.71 78 2004 - 2022
Tonga 39.63 79 1975 - 2022
Bangladesh 38.84 80 1974 - 2022
Tr.&Tobago 37.66 81 1960 - 2022
Uzbekistan 36.66 82 2013 - 2022
Guatemala 36.31 83 1960 - 2022
Lithuania 36.05 84 2010 - 2022
Senegal 32.27 85 1960 - 2022
Kenya 31.51 86 1961 - 2022
Albania 31.47 87 1994 - 2022
Burkina Faso 31.16 88 1960 - 2022
Maldives 30.88 89 1980 - 2022
Egypt 30.85 90 1960 - 2022
Indonesia 30.56 91 1980 - 2022
Brunei 30.42 92 1999 - 2022
Botswana 29.76 93 1972 - 2022
Mali 29.6 94 1967 - 2022
Latvia 28.61 95 2010 - 2022
Togo 28.23 96 1960 - 2022
Mexico 27.08 97 1960 - 2022
Domin. Rep. 26.87 98 1960 - 2022
Uruguay 26.39 99 1960 - 2022
Ireland 26.36 100 2001 - 2022
Nicaragua 26.16 101 1960 - 2022
Romania 24.72 102 1981 - 2022
Kazakhstan 23.16 103 1993 - 2022
Kyrgyzstan 22.91 104 1995 - 2022
Rwanda 22.75 105 1964 - 2022
Moldova 22.45 106 1995 - 2022
Algeria 21.43 107 1964 - 2022
Mozambique 21.34 108 1991 - 2022
Ivory Coast 21.11 109 1960 - 2022
Swaziland 20.81 110 1970 - 2022
Suriname 20.26 111 1967 - 2022
Solomon Isl. 20.11 112 1978 - 2022
Djibouti 20.1 113 1985 - 2022
Lesotho 19.75 114 1973 - 2022
Madagascar 18.98 115 1962 - 2022
Ukraine 17.74 116 1992 - 2022
Azerbaijan 17.56 117 1992 - 2022
Benin 17.07 118 1960 - 2022
Comoros 16.47 119 1982 - 2022
G.-Bissau 16.18 120 1990 - 2022
Pakistan 14.73 121 1960 - 2022
Liberia 14.56 122 2000 - 2022
Niger 13.76 123 1960 - 2022
Uganda 13.37 124 1960 - 2022
Nigeria 12.94 125 1960 - 2022
Papua N.G. 12.89 126 1973 - 2022
Guyana 12.07 127 1960 - 2022
Zimbabwe 11.48 128 1984 - 2022
Ghana 11.25 129 1960 - 2022
Argentina 10.66 130 1960 - 2022
Libya 10.07 131 1990 - 2022
Zambia 10 132 1965 - 2022
Tajikistan 9.92 133 1998 - 2022
Gambia 9.19 134 1966 - 2022
Haiti 8.03 135 1960 - 2022
Malawi 7.91 136 1980 - 2022
Angola 7.37 137 1995 - 2022
Sudan 5.64 138 1960 - 2022
Sierra Leone 0.01 139 1960 - 2022



Definition: Domestic credit to private sector by banks refers to financial resources provided to the private sector by other depository corporations (deposit taking corporations except central banks), 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.
325.93
263.59
185.36
177.30
175.88
135.51
135.26
130.37
126.38
122.54
120.98
115.14
113.48
100.71
100.00
97.42
96.19
95.13
94.50
93.79
91.20
89.26
89.19
86.49
83.01
83.00
82.71
79.41
78.97
77.74
75.80
74.44
73.39
72.40
72.03
71.78
71.53
70.56
67.50
66.92
64.04
63.49
62.56
61.26
58.59
58.54
57.94
57.41
55.19
53.89
53.41
53.41
53.35
52.31
52.25
52.01
52.01
51.64
51.28
50.81
50.72
50.32
48.85
48.37
48.36
47.83
46.67
45.81
45.23
44.35
44.12
42.95
42.68
41.62
40.54
40.34
40.32
39.71
39.63
38.84
37.66
36.66
36.31
36.05
32.27
31.51
31.47
31.16
30.88
30.85
30.56
30.42
29.76
29.60
28.61
28.23
27.08
26.87
26.39
26.36
26.16
24.72
23.16
22.91
22.75
22.45
21.43
21.34
21.11
20.81
20.26
20.11
20.10
19.75
18.98
17.74
17.56
17.07
16.47
16.18
14.73
14.56
13.76
13.37
12.94
12.89
12.07
11.48
11.25
10.66
10.07
10.00
9.92
9.19
8.03
7.91
7.37
5.64
0.01
0
81.5
163
244.4
325.93
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