Maldives - Domestic credit to private sector

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

Domestic credit to private sector by banks (% of GDP) in Maldives was 32.02 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 59.80 in 2008, while its lowest value was 5.14 in 1980.

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
1980 5.14
1981 15.13
1982 28.49
1983 31.03
1984 24.23
1985 20.38
1986 17.89
1987 13.86
1988 10.75
1989 11.41
1990 12.43
1991 9.89
1992 8.53
1993 11.28
1994 12.30
1995 13.95
1996 13.53
1997 16.66
1998 19.71
1999 18.79
2000 19.15
2001 16.74
2002 17.88
2003 16.69
2004 22.91
2005 39.28
2006 44.33
2007 55.92
2008 59.80
2009 56.07
2010 51.06
2011 44.97
2012 37.47
2013 34.06
2014 32.02

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) in Maldives was 35.04 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 61.93 in 2008, while its lowest value was 5.14 in 1980.

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
1980 5.14
1981 15.13
1982 28.49
1983 31.03
1984 24.23
1985 20.38
1986 17.89
1987 13.86
1988 10.75
1989 11.41
1990 12.43
1991 9.89
1992 8.53
1993 11.28
1994 12.30
1995 13.95
1996 13.53
1997 16.66
1998 19.71
1999 18.79
2000 19.15
2001 16.77
2002 17.92
2003 16.72
2004 23.55
2005 40.35
2006 45.54
2007 58.46
2008 61.93
2009 58.22
2010 53.12
2011 48.05
2012 40.25
2013 36.80
2014 35.04

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Assets