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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Domestic credit provided by banking sector > % of GDP

DEFINITION: Domestic credit provided by the banking sector includes all credit to various sectors on a gross basis, with the exception of credit to the central government, which is net. The banking sector includes monetary authorities and deposit money banks, as well as other banking institutions where data are available (including institutions that do not accept transferable deposits but do incur such liabilities as time and savings deposits). Examples of other banking institutions are savings and mortgage loan institutions and building and loan associations.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Liberia 188.92% 2005
2 South Africa 184.57% 2005
3 Seychelles 145.38% 2005
4 Eritrea 141.18% 2005
5 Mauritius 108.78% 2005
6 Zimbabwe 94% 2005
7 Cape Verde 69.34% 2005
8 Namibia 65.89% 2005
9 Ethiopia 54.88% 2005
10 Kenya 38.42% 2005
11 Burundi 35.13% 2005
12 Ghana 29.69% 2005
13 Djibouti 25.04% 2005
14 Sierra Leone 24.88% 2005
15 The Gambia 23.75% 2005
16 Senegal 23.06% 2005
17 Malawi 22.12% 2005
18 Zambia 22.03% 2005
19 Cote d'Ivoire 18.21% 2005
20 Mali 17.5% 2005
21 Central African Republic 17.47% 2005
22 Togo 17.23% 2005
23 Swaziland 16.32% 2005
24 Burkina Faso 16.17% 2005
25 Guinea 15.84% 2005
26 Tanzania 13.98% 2005
27 Benin 13.23% 2005
28 Madagascar 12.86% 2005
29 Sudan 12.65% 2005
30 Sao Tome and Principe 12.43% 2005
31 Cameroon 12.38% 2005
32 Niger 10.68% 2005
33 Gabon 10.4% 2005
34 Comoros 10.35% 2005
35 Uganda 9.94% 2005
36 Rwanda 9.67% 2005
37 Guinea-Bissau 9.14% 2005
38 Nigeria 9.01% 2005
39 Mozambique 8.76% 2005
40 Chad 7.47% 2005
41 Democratic Republic of the Congo 2.72% 2005
42 Angola 2.13% 2005
43 Lesotho -1.09% 2005
44 Botswana -5.27% 2005
45 Mauritania -6.15% 2003
46 Equatorial Guinea -54.79% 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Domestic credit provided by banking sector > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Domestic-credit-provided-by-banking-sector/%-of-GDP

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Domestic credit provided by banking sector > % of GDP

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