Depth of Financial Institutions

This map shows the depth of a country's financial institutions, as defined by the ratio of domestic private credit to GDP. This excludes credit issued to governments, government agencies, and public enterprises as well as credit issued by central banks.

Data source: Global Financial Development Database, updated November 2013

Source: Global Financial Development Database; Martin Čihák, Asli Demirgüç-Kunt, Erik Feyen and Ross Levine: "Financial development in 205 economies, 1960 to 2010", NBER Working Paper No. 18946, April 2013

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