Business credit by country: the latest data

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The table shows the level of bank credit to private non-financial firms around the world including the most recent value and the percent changes since three months ago and one year ago. The numbers are continuously updated with the latest data from the national authorities. The data are in billion local currency units.

Business credit is a major contributing factor to long-term economic growth as it allows firms to invest in new technologies and to expand their scale. Since banks try to channel funds to the most promising projects and then monitor their execution, business credit also helps raise the overall productivity in the economy. You can read more about the benefits of finance for the reall economy.

Business credit used to be the main type of credit extended by commercial banks but this has been changing over time. Household credit has increased in importance and has even exceeded business credit in many of the developed countries.

Definition: Business credit includes credit extended by commercial banks and other deposit-taking institutions (excluding central banks) to private non-financial firms. Included are all credit institutions: domestic and foreign owned as well as private and public ones.

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Change
3 months
Change
12 months
Aug / 2019
331.61
1.35%
3.25%
Jul / 2019
3220.47
3.53%
15.10%
Jun / 2019
0.66
1.26%
5.28%
Jul / 2019
1114.96
0.03%
15.71%
Aug / 2019
1543.32
2.15%
2.30%
Jul / 2019
1.52
7.70%
12.12%
Aug / 2019
885.38
0.70%
3.11%
Q2 / 2019
157.19
1.91%
6.99%
Aug / 2019
5.68
0.23%
10.01%
Jul / 2019
5.17
0.81%
5.28%
Jul / 2019
8403.10
1.22%
10.41%
Aug / 2019
1.90
-0.87%
-1.36%
Aug / 2019
17.52
6.04%
14.96%
Aug / 2019
125.53
1.09%
2.94%
Jun / 2019
881.80
-5.26%
1.32%
Aug / 2019
8.88
0.07%
4.24%
Jul / 2019
22.91
0.23%
1.87%
Aug / 2019
1414.66
-0.66%
-1.51%
Aug / 2019
33.58
0.50%
3.31%
Jun / 2019
1330.10
6.10%
5.94%
Apr / 2019
69306.70
5.33%
22.99%
Aug / 2019
2234.12
0.87%
5.09%
Sep / 2019
96335.22
2.86%
7.99%
Aug / 2019
93714.51
2.00%
10.11%
Aug / 2019
246901.16
0.29%
5.30%
Aug / 2019
9779.26
-1.23%
0.41%
Aug / 2019
81.83
-1.79%
-2.81%
Aug / 2019
15.24
-17.84%
-20.59%
Aug / 2019
1144.69
2.45%
3.78%
Aug / 2019
1278.50
1.15%
5.35%
Jun / 2019
0.26
-7.83%
-9.35%
Aug / 2019
483.94
2.22%
8.00%
Jul / 2019
790.32
0.10%
9.90%
Apr / 2019
5.51
1.51%
10.83%
Aug / 2019
7.44
-0.04%
4.66%
Aug / 2019
4495.87
0.52%
2.64%
Jun / 2019
4.86
0.94%
8.90%
Aug / 2019
88.88
1.74%
6.68%
Aug / 2019
1056.71
1.31%
6.51%
Apr / 2019
5.13
-2.10%
29.24%
Aug / 2019
13.07
11.07%
30.96%
Aug / 2019
950.70
1.52%
6.37%
Aug / 2019
79.57
-0.72%
-12.80%
Jun / 2019
0.56
1.45%
6.83%
Aug / 2019
95.98
-0.46%
2.12%
Jun / 2019
74.10
35.47%
29.32%
Aug / 2019
112.50
2.76%
9.17%
Jul / 2019
187.32
1.75%
13.66%
Aug / 2019
8169.33
3.88%
13.05%
Aug / 2019
1504.24
0.56%
5.57%
Jul / 2019
62202.19
-0.61%
9.45%
Aug / 2019
2174713.83
0.60%
7.50%
Aug / 2019
40.53
-1.71%
-1.01%
Jun / 2019
444.74
0.44%
6.52%
Aug / 2019
650.16
-2.47%
-6.64%
Jun / 2019
4596.40
1.30%
6.21%
Aug / 2019
372064.40
0.45%
2.50%
Aug / 2019
7072.40
-0.40%
-11.52%
Jun / 2019
1981.60
3.01%
6.53%
Aug / 2019
17.72
1.30%
3.57%
Aug / 2019
5.03
-0.08%
0.55%
Q1 / 2019
2.03
-3.34%
1.92%
Aug / 2019
8.81
0.84%
-2.74%
Aug / 2019
27.55
0.90%
6.37%
Q2 / 2019
134.39
-5.36%
-2.71%
Aug / 2019
158.80
-2.88%
3.57%
Dec / 2018
3855.52
2.63%
13.28%
Aug / 2019
614.43
0.29%
3.51%
Jun / 2019
1593.30
9.14%
6.71%
Aug / 2019
3.67
1.39%
3.61%
Jul / 2019
219.10
0.65%
-17.06%
Q2 / 2019
3120.23
1.86%
9.25%
Aug / 2019
26.20
0.24%
6.79%
Aug / 2019
6343.79
3.97%
7.96%
Aug / 2019
1.01
-2.20%
2.26%
Aug / 2019
358.18
3.34%
3.14%
May / 2019
148.39
0.59%
-2.41%
Jul / 2019
40.17
0.79%
7.89%
Aug / 2019
297.56
0.07%
-1.39%
Q4 / 2018
485.95
2.04%
1.33%
Aug / 2019
243.96
1.33%
4.59%
Jan / 2018
64.38
4.50%
18.42%
Jun / 2019
413.30
8.22%
16.52%
Aug / 2019
1309.83
1.15%
7.60%
Aug / 2019
5057.97
-1.31%
9.58%
Aug / 2019
3.66
3.90%
-0.47%
Aug / 2019
196.03
1.52%
6.00%
Apr / 2019
6471.16
1.17%
10.80%
Jul / 2019
382.83
0.37%
5.64%
Jul / 2019
69.83
1.17%
-3.02%
Aug / 2019
116.22
2.06%
7.61%
Aug / 2019
39616.77
1.52%
5.21%
Q1 / 2019
0.84
5.54%
12.24%
Jun / 2019
2443.20
3.23%
-2.17%
Aug / 2019
1118.70
4.04%
9.48%
Aug / 2019
6.12
6.73%
25.08%
Aug / 2019
285.66
0.51%
5.26%
Aug / 2019
19.25
1.39%
3.85%
Aug / 2019
9.55
3.23%
2.41%
Jul / 2019
1788.45
-0.99%
6.07%
Jul / 2019
1207333.60
2.27%
7.04%
Aug / 2019
440.14
-0.74%
-1.81%
Aug / 2019
2.61
3.78%
25.02%
Apr / 2019
5.88
-14.63%
-4.00%
Aug / 2019
2412.68
0.35%
5.12%
Jul / 2019
369.60
0.93%
5.72%
Aug / 2019
11622.49
2.19%
4.17%
Aug / 2019
4.59
6.65%
Q2 / 2019
11939.94
-1.47%
6.03%
Aug / 2019
6636.36
-0.78%
2.76%
Jun / 2019
586.80
11.14%
13.88%
Jun / 2019
18.54
-0.16%
-2.54%
Aug / 2019
1468.06
-1.45%
-9.64%
Aug / 2019
4590.95
0.21%
5.38%
Jul / 2019
12551.18
3.12%
16.26%
Aug / 2019
714.45
-2.85%
-9.82%
Aug / 2019
811.06
0.79%
3.48%
Aug / 2019
444.44
0.59%
2.12%
Dec / 2018
25.84
-1.83%
4.50%
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