Domestic credit to the private sector - Country rankings
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Domestic credit to the private sector, percent of GDP, 2017 - Country rankings:
The average for 2017 based on 163 countries was 57.62 percent.The highest value was in Hong Kong: 223.13 percent and the lowest value was in Afghanistan: 3.59 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2017. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
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.