Belgium - Domestic credit to private sector

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

Domestic credit to private sector by banks (% of GDP) in Belgium was 63.83 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 75.05 in 1992, while its lowest value was 54.55 in 2012.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1992 75.05
1993 74.13
1994 72.60
1995 71.45
1996 73.50
1997 74.04
2001 65.94
2002 63.71
2003 62.21
2004 61.45
2005 63.30
2006 65.53
2007 68.23
2008 62.35
2009 58.29
2010 56.50
2011 54.96
2012 54.55
2013 56.48
2014 58.28
2015 61.56
2016 63.83

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) in Belgium was 64.43 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 75.05 in 1992, while its lowest value was 54.55 in 2012.

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
1992 75.05
1993 74.13
1994 72.60
1995 71.45
1996 73.50
1997 74.04
2001 65.94
2002 63.71
2003 62.21
2004 61.45
2005 63.30
2006 65.53
2007 68.23
2008 62.35
2009 58.29
2010 56.50
2011 54.96
2012 54.55
2013 56.49
2014 58.28
2015 61.56
2016 64.43

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Assets