France - Domestic credit to private sector

Domestic credit to private sector by banks (% of GDP)

Domestic credit to private sector by banks (% of GDP) in France was 138.31 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 138.68 in 2011, while its lowest value was 20.02 in 1960.

Definition: Domestic credit to private sector by banks refers to financial resources provided to the private sector by other depository corporations (deposit taking corporations except central banks), 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.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

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Year Value
1960 20.02
1961 21.77
1962 23.35
1963 23.57
1964 23.82
1965 24.88
1966 26.30
1967 28.59
1968 32.13
1969 32.30
1970 32.72
1971 34.77
1972 38.47
1973 39.58
1974 39.96
1975 40.55
1976 42.79
1977 45.86
1978 70.75
1979 70.52
1980 70.88
1981 71.01
1982 71.02
1983 71.58
1984 72.99
1985 73.08
1986 75.61
1987 80.58
1988 83.22
1989 86.69
1990 91.56
1991 92.56
1992 92.93
1993 89.10
1994 84.67
1995 83.95
1996 80.56
1997 79.58
2001 92.81
2002 91.01
2003 94.50
2004 95.54
2005 98.30
2006 118.84
2007 129.89
2008 136.48
2009 133.62
2010 136.37
2011 138.68
2012 137.97
2013 134.48
2014 138.31

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) in France was 94.85 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 96.78 in 2011, while its lowest value was 0.06 in 1977.

Definition: Domestic credit to private sector refers to financial resources provided to the private sector by financial corporations, 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. The financial corporations include monetary authorities and deposit money banks, as well as other financial corporations where data are available (including corporations that do not accept transferable deposits but do incur such liabilities as time and savings deposits). Examples of other financial corporations are finance and leasing companies, money lenders, insurance corporations, pension funds, and foreign exchange companies.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1960 20.02
1961 21.77
1962 23.35
1963 23.57
1964 23.82
1965 24.88
1966 26.30
1967 28.59
1968 32.13
1969 32.30
1970 32.72
1971 34.77
1972 38.47
1973 39.58
1974 39.96
1975 40.55
1976 42.79
1977 0.06
1978 70.82
1979 70.57
1980 70.92
1981 71.05
1982 71.06
1983 71.61
1984 73.02
1985 73.10
1986 75.63
1987 80.64
1988 83.25
1989 86.74
1990 91.61
1991 92.61
1992 92.98
1993 89.16
1994 84.72
1995 84.02
1996 80.78
1997 79.81
2001 76.66
2002 75.76
2003 75.26
2004 76.32
2005 79.87
2006 84.03
2007 88.62
2008 92.36
2009 94.94
2010 95.73
2011 96.78
2012 96.64
2013 96.05
2014 94.85

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Assets