Niger - Domestic credit provided by banking sector

Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP)

Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) in Niger was 16.76 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 20.49 in 1984, while its lowest value was 3.01 in 1962.

Definition: Domestic credit provided by the financial sector includes all credit to various sectors on a gross basis, with the exception of credit to the central government, which is net. The financial sector includes 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
1962 3.01
1963 3.28
1964 3.56
1965 4.61
1966 6.40
1967 9.08
1968 10.56
1969 10.47
1970 4.68
1971 3.88
1972 3.91
1973 4.35
1974 5.60
1975 7.59
1976 6.38
1977 5.13
1978 10.58
1979 12.91
1980 15.88
1981 17.34
1982 19.77
1983 19.93
1984 20.49
1985 19.76
1986 20.29
1987 17.82
1988 17.66
1989 16.45
1990 16.17
1991 14.93
1992 15.11
1993 12.38
1994 11.24
1995 8.65
1996 8.78
1997 10.22
1998 9.23
1999 9.39
2000 9.19
2001 10.79
2002 8.34
2003 9.30
2004 10.84
2005 9.15
2006 4.63
2007 6.94
2008 5.89
2009 12.08
2010 12.44
2011 14.01
2012 12.67
2013 11.55
2014 12.55
2015 16.44
2016 16.76

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Assets