Maps: Global Financial Development
Access to Financial Institutions
This map shows a population's access to financial institutions, defined as the number of depositors with commercial bank accounts per 1,000 adults.
Access to Financial Markets
This map reflects a population's access to financial markets, as defined by the ratio of market capitalization (outside the 10 largest companies) to total market capitalization in a country.
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.
Depth of Financial Markets
This map reflects the depth of financial markets, defined as stock market capitalization plus the amount of outstanding domestic private debt securities as a percentage of GDP.
Efficiency of Financial Institutions
This map shows the efficiency of financial institutions as defined by the lending rate charged by banks minus the deposit rate paid by banks.
Efficiency of Financial Markets
This map reflects the efficiency of financial markets, based on the stock market turnover ratio. This ratio is calculated as the total value of shares traded divided by the average market capitalization for the period.