The purpose of these statistics is to quantify the activity of banks and mortgage-credit institutes at an aggregated level, as well as provide key figures for the financial sector.
The statistics are an annual statement of the banks and mortgage-credit institutes total income statement, the number of banks and mortgage institutes, the number of employees in banks and the key figures for the entire financial sector.
Compared to the source data the wording of certain items can be changed or aggregated.
The primary users are public authorities, private business sector and interested citizens.
The overall accuracy is considered very high. All data comes from the Danish FSA. In general the sector is subject to a great degree of awareness. For further information please refer to the Danish FSA.
These statistics are published 11 months after the end of the reference year. Publications are released on time, as stated in the release calendar.
Similar statistics are available in other countries. These statistics are comparable since the 2001.
These statistics are published in the StatBank under Banks and mortgage-credit institutes and in the Statistical Yearbook. For more information go to the subject pages for Banks and Mortgage-credit institutes.