Bahrain Domestic Credit

1991 - 2024 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Key information about Bahrain Domestic Credit

  • Bahrain Domestic Credit reached 56.2 USD bn in Mar 2024, compared with a reported figure of 55.0 USD bn in the previous month
  • Bahrain Domestic Credit data is updated monthly
  • It is available from Sep 1991 to Mar 2024 and averaged 15.1 USD bn
  • The data reached an all-time high of 56.2 USD bn in Mar 2024 and a record low of 37.1 USD mn in Sep 1991

CEIC calculates monthly Domestic Credit as the sum of Claims on Private Sector and Claims on Government minus Deposits of General Government and converts it into USD. The Central Bank of Bahrain provides Domestic Credit in local currency. The Central Bank of Bahrain period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions

View Bahrain's Domestic Credit from Sep 1991 to Mar 2024 in the chart:

Bahrain Domestic Credit

What was Bahrain's Domestic Credit in Mar 2024?

Bahrain Domestic Credit reached 56.2 USD bn in Mar 2024, compared with a reported figure of 55.0 USD bn in the previous month See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
56,178.4 Mar 2024 55,001.9 Feb 2024 37.1 Sep 1991 56,178.4 Mar 2024 USD mn monthly Sep 1991 - Mar 2024

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Albania (USD mn) 13,322.6 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2024
Algeria (USD mn) 169,377.8 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Argentina (USD mn) 196,331.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1990 - Mar 2024
Armenia (USD mn) 16,943.6 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Australia (USD mn) 3,656,852.7 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Austria (USD mn) 637,869.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 20,237.5 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Bahrain (USD mn) 56,178.4 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1991 - Mar 2024
Bangladesh (USD mn) 185,131.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 1987 - Mar 2024
Belarus (USD mn) 23,261.2 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2006 - Apr 2024
Belgium (USD mn) 816,047.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Bolivia (USD mn) 48,098.3 Oct 2023 monthly Dec 2001 - Oct 2023
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn) 13,218.8 Apr 2024 monthly Aug 1997 - Apr 2024
Botswana (USD mn) 6,007.9 Feb 2023 monthly Dec 2004 - Feb 2023
Brazil (USD mn) 2,900,357.5 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Brunei (USD mn) 5,164.6 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2024
Bulgaria (USD mn) 56,713.8 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1993 - Apr 2024
Cambodia (USD mn) 51,596.4 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1994 - Mar 2024
Canada (USD mn) 4,673,905.5 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1969 - Mar 2024
Chile (USD mn) 265,815.0 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 1978 - Feb 2024
China (USD mn) 46,524,476.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 1999 - Apr 2024
Colombia (USD mn) 217,703.4 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2024
Croatia (USD mn) 58,341.3 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 1994 - Apr 2024
Cyprus (USD mn) 21,845.6 Apr 2024 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2024
Czech Republic (USD mn) 216,437.5 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2024
Denmark (USD mn) 796,945.1 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Ecuador (USD mn) 71,474.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2024
Egypt (USD mn) 231,161.4 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Apr 2024
Estonia (USD mn) 28,542.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jun 1992 - Mar 2024
European Union (USD mn) 25,557,242.9 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Finland (USD mn) 395,777.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
France (USD mn) 5,346,461.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Georgia (USD mn) 21,453.5 Apr 2024 monthly Oct 1995 - Apr 2024
Germany (USD mn) 6,519,767.9 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Ghana (USD mn) 17,333.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1967 - Apr 2024
Greece (USD mn) 184,358.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn) 979,894.4 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 1990 - Feb 2024
Hungary (USD mn) 111,120.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2024
Iceland (USD mn) 32,381.3 Apr 2024 monthly Sep 1993 - Apr 2024
India (USD mn) 3,011,115.0 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 1999 - Mar 2024
Indonesia (USD mn) 533,754.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2024
Iran (USD mn) 276,897.2 Feb 2017 monthly Jan 1964 - Feb 2017
Ireland (USD mn) 328,781.3 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Israel (USD mn) 730,257.2 Feb 2023 monthly Dec 1999 - Feb 2023
Italy (USD mn) 3,259,733.4 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Ivory Coast (USD mn) 27,153.2 Jan 2024 monthly Jan 1964 - Jan 2024
Japan (USD mn) 12,184,158.2 Mar 2024 monthly Apr 2003 - Mar 2024
Jordan (USD mn) 68,198.4 Nov 2023 monthly Jan 2002 - Nov 2023
Kazakhstan (USD mn) 98,330.0 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2024
Kenya (USD mn) 43,499.4 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 1995 - Feb 2024
South Korea (USD mn) 3,387,034.1 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2024
Kosovo (USD mn) 5,226.9 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2024
Kuwait (USD mn) 127,937.0 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1994 - Apr 2024
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn) 2,694.5 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2002 - Apr 2024
Laos (USD mn) 9,997.4 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1991 - Dec 2023
Latvia (USD mn) 18,364.1 Mar 2024 monthly Jul 2003 - Mar 2024
Lebanon (USD mn) 105,909.1 Jan 2018 monthly Mar 1965 - Jan 2018
Lithuania (USD mn) 31,971.6 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1993 - Mar 2024
Luxembourg (USD mn) 153,265.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Macau SAR, China (USD mn) 35,695.5 Feb 2024 monthly Jun 1984 - Feb 2024
North Macedonia (USD mn) 9,193.5 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2024
Malawi (USD mn) 3,265.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1975 - Mar 2024
Malaysia (USD mn) 579,186.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1987 - Mar 2024
Malta (USD mn) 21,171.9 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2024
Mauritius (USD mn) 19,186.8 Apr 2024 monthly Jun 2005 - Apr 2024
Mexico (USD mn) 829,547.8 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Moldova (USD mn) 4,984.4 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2024
Mongolia (USD mn) 8,499.1 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1992 - Apr 2024
Montenegro (USD mn) 3,303.6 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Morocco (USD mn) 163,479.5 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2024
Mozambique (USD mn) 7,387.2 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Myanmar (USD mn) 45,836.4 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 2012 - Jan 2021
Nepal (USD mn) 47,218.4 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2024
Netherlands (USD mn) 1,765,246.8 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
New Zealand (USD mn) 351,408.7 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 1988 - Apr 2024
Nigeria (USD mn) 68,258.1 Mar 2024 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2024
Norway (USD mn) 661,421.5 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1985 - Apr 2024
Oman (USD mn) 69,161.8 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1999 - Mar 2024
Pakistan (USD mn) 154,958.8 Mar 2024 monthly Jun 2008 - Mar 2024
Palestinian Territory (USD mn) 11,703.0 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1998 - Apr 2024
Panama (USD mn) 61,380.4 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Paraguay (USD mn) 19,849.9 Feb 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Feb 2024
Peru (USD mn) 55,997.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1992 - Mar 2024
Philippines (USD mn) 324,082.4 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Apr 2024
Poland (USD mn) 460,046.2 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1996 - Apr 2024
Portugal (USD mn) 349,812.6 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 1979 - Apr 2024
Qatar (USD mn) 376,990.4 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2024
Romania (USD mn) 131,034.4 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2004 - Mar 2024
Russia (USD mn) 1,322,732.4 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2024
Saudi Arabia (USD mn) 279,406.0 Feb 2018 monthly Oct 1983 - Feb 2018
Serbia (USD mn) 29,698.6 Apr 2024 monthly Dec 2003 - Apr 2024
Singapore (USD mn) 843,632.5 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 2004 - Apr 2024
Slovakia (USD mn) 117,084.7 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Mar 2024
Slovenia (USD mn) 37,971.2 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2024
South Africa (USD mn) 292,478.6 Apr 2024 monthly Mar 1965 - Apr 2024
Spain (USD mn) 2,258,587.6 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2024
Sri Lanka (USD mn) 9,645.7 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2024
Sudan (USD mn) 5,482.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2002 - Mar 2022
Sweden (USD mn) 982,791.4 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 2001 - Mar 2024
Switzerland (USD mn) 1,541,069.1 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1987 - Mar 2024

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Includes 203 key indicators for Bahrain, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.0 2021 yearly 1998 - 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -778.940 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 1,433.199 2021 yearly 1990 - 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 5.2 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 42,176.6 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 2001 - Mar 2024
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 93.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2023
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BHD bn) 5.581 2029 yearly 1990 - 2029
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BHD bn) 30.777 2029 yearly 1990 - 2029
Forecast: Government Revenue (BHD bn) 3.417 2028 yearly 1990 - 2028
Government Budget: Net Surplus or Deficit (BHD mn) -292.945 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Government Budget: Revenue: Non Oil: Taxation and Fees (BHD mn) 871.600 2022 yearly 1990 - 2022
Net Government Debt: Outstanding (BHD mn) 16,729.452 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Domestic Public Debt Instruments: Outstanding (BHD mn) 15,861.800 Mar 2024 monthly Mar 2001 - Mar 2024
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) -0.117 2028 yearly 1996 - 2028
Trade Balance (USD mn) 4,501.7 2023 yearly 1966 - 2023
Total Exports (USD mn) 6,463.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Total Exports Growth (%) -4.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2019 - Dec 2023
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 8,454,414.513 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 6,009.875 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 2,319.416 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 5,330.2 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Total Imports Growth (%) 6.3 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2019 - Dec 2023
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 175,150.972 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 62,009.639 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 101.704 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1976 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 62.212 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1981 - Feb 2024
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 5.982 Feb 2024 monthly Nov 1994 - Feb 2024
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 177.317 Feb 2024 monthly Jan 1989 - Feb 2024
Exports (BHD mn) 2,430.900 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Imports (BHD mn) 2,004.600 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Exports: HS: Annual (BHD mn) 9,329.900 2023 yearly 1966 - 2023
Imports: Annual (BHD mn) 7,636.900 2023 yearly 1966 - 2023
Energy Imports: Value: Crude Oil: Annual (USD th) 4,740,525.000 2021 yearly 1978 - 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,112.8 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 654.6 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 15.2 Dec 2022 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 6,838.2 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.8 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,803.335 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 15.9 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 1.321 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 28,112.827 2023 yearly 1989 - 2023
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn) 1,113.032 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 6,839.628 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn) -5,726.596 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 6,119.415 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
BH: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities: Debt Securities (USD mn) 4,163.231 2016 yearly 1975 - 2016
BH: BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 0.000 2023 yearly 1975 - 2023
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (BHD mn) 1,015.000 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BHD mn) 1,693.000 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Services (BHD mn) 1,303.800 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (BHD mn) 5,841.500 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (BHD mn) -4,537.700 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (BHD mn) -980.400 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (BHD mn) 1,859.800 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (BHD mn) -1,001.400 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account (BHD mn) -295.400 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Capital Account (BHD mn) 131.600 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (BHD mn) -2,840.200 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Direct Investment (BHD mn) 2,153.200 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net (BHD mn) 299.600 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net (BHD mn) -2,635.200 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Reserve Assets: Net (BHD mn) -113.000 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Errors and Omissions (BHD mn) -851.200 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Workers' Remittances (BHD mn) -1,001.400 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -2,001.300 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 2,300.900 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Assets (BHD mn) -3,279.200 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Other Investment: Net: Liabilities (BHD mn) 644.000 2023 yearly 2012 - 2023
No of Registrations: New Enterprises (Unit) 11,913.000 2022 yearly 1997 - 2022
BH: BOP: Financial Account: Net (USD mn) 4,723.138 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) -2,588.298 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Primary Income: Payments (USD mn) 6,107.447 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Goods (USD mn) 21,949.202 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Service (USD mn) 11,117.287 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Paid (USD mn) 2,711.702 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Balance (USD mn) 6,838.564 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Primary Income: Receipts (USD mn) 4,144.681 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BH: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods (USD mn) 30,193.883 2022 yearly 1975 - 2022
BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received (USD mn) 0.000 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.1 Sep 2023 semiannually Mar 2013 - Sep 2023
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 8,133.886 Apr 2023 monthly Dec 1974 - Apr 2023
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 38,286.870 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1974 - Mar 2024
M2 Growth (%) -1.1 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1975 - Mar 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 5.0 May 2024 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 4,077.4 Feb 2024 monthly Oct 1965 - Feb 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.314 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 2007 - Dec 2023
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 2.4 2023 yearly 1966 - 2023
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6.648 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1966 - Mar 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 53,788.389 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Total Deposits Growth (%) 4.0 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2024
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 56,178.4 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1991 - Mar 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 3.8 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1992 - Mar 2024
Total Loans (USD mn) 32,242.099 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Total Loans Growth (%) 4.96 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2024
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 66.78 Sep 2023 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2023
Money Supply: M3: M2 (BHD mn) 14,398.964 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1974 - Mar 2024
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1 (BHD mn) 2,787.066 Mar 2024 monthly Dec 1974 - Mar 2024
Money Supply: M3 (BHD mn) 15,899.657 Mar 2024 monthly Sep 1991 - Mar 2024
Money Supply: M3: M2: M1: Currency Outside Banks (BHD mn) 535.600 Nov 2018 monthly Jan 1989 - Nov 2018
Currency in Circulation (BHD mn) 700.100 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Official Reserves (BHD mn) 1,708.300 Sep 2015 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2015
Deposits: Retail Banks (BHD mn) 20,228.791 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2024
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: Non Bank Residents (NR) (BHD mn) 12,125.641 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Business (BHD mn) 5,281.832 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024
Outstanding Loans: Retail Banks: NR: Personal (BHD mn) 5,836.110 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2024

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