Domestic credit to the private sector in North America
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Domestic credit to the private sector, percent of GDP in North America:
The average for 2020 based on 17 countries was 62.24 percent.The highest value was in the USA: 216.33 percent and the lowest value was in Haiti: 9.31 percent. The indicator is available from 1960 to 2020. 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.