Bank return on assets, in percent, 2021 - Country rankings:
The average for 2021 based on 136 countries was 1.57 percent.The highest value was in Syria: 8.83 percent and the lowest value was in Greece: -1.82 percent. The indicator is available from 1999 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: percent; Source: Bankscope
Economic outlook around the world
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Definition: Commercial banks’ pre-tax income to yearly averaged total assets. 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.