Niger - Domestic credit to private sector

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

Domestic credit to private sector by banks (% of GDP) in Niger was 13.58 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 17.39 in 1981, while its lowest value was 2.59 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 2.59
1961 2.73
1962 3.62
1963 3.83
1964 4.44
1965 5.07
1966 5.52
1967 5.39
1968 6.44
1969 5.98
1970 5.37
1971 4.90
1972 5.51
1973 5.79
1974 8.38
1975 12.49
1976 10.81
1977 9.88
1978 13.11
1979 16.54
1980 16.81
1981 17.39
1982 16.79
1983 17.22
1984 16.96
1985 15.63
1986 17.28
1987 16.13
1988 15.76
1989 12.96
1990 12.29
1991 11.47
1992 11.66
1993 10.32
1994 8.23
1995 4.47
1996 4.26
1997 3.30
1998 4.03
1999 3.84
2000 4.80
2001 6.68
2002 4.71
2003 4.75
2004 4.64
2005 4.17
2006 3.92
2007 8.63
2008 10.06
2009 11.15
2010 11.57
2011 12.66
2012 12.57
2013 12.80
2014 12.84
2015 13.82
2016 13.58

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) in Niger was 13.68 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 17.67 in 1981, while its lowest value was 3.30 in 1997.

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
1962 3.74
1963 3.94
1964 4.60
1965 5.24
1966 5.70
1967 5.58
1968 6.61
1969 6.19
1970 5.59
1971 5.10
1972 5.70
1973 5.91
1974 8.49
1975 12.70
1976 11.14
1977 10.22
1978 13.48
1979 16.80
1980 17.11
1981 17.67
1982 17.13
1983 17.22
1984 16.97
1985 15.63
1986 17.38
1987 16.13
1988 15.78
1989 12.96
1990 12.29
1991 11.47
1992 11.67
1993 10.33
1994 8.23
1995 4.47
1996 4.26
1997 3.30
1998 4.03
1999 3.84
2000 4.80
2001 6.68
2002 4.71
2003 4.75
2004 4.81
2005 4.32
2006 4.08
2007 8.76
2008 10.18
2009 11.27
2010 11.68
2011 12.82
2012 12.70
2013 12.92
2014 12.95
2015 13.93
2016 13.68

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Assets