2007 Ranking
    1. Switzerland 6.90
    2. Canada 6.81
    3. Denmark 6.80
    4. United Kingdom 6.79
    5. Ireland 6.76
    6. Sweden 6.76
    7. Belgium 6.75
    8. Luxembourg 6.74
    9. Australia 6.70
    10. Netherlands 6.68
    11. Norway 6.61
    12. Finland 6.61
    13. New Zealand 6.59
    14. Germany 6.58
    15. Hong Kong 6.57
    16. South Africa 6.57
    17. France 6.56
    18. Malta 6.55
    19. Spain 6.54
    20. Singapore 6.54
    21. Chile 6.52
    22. Barbados 6.47
    23. Bahrain 6.46
    24. Austria 6.43
    25. Portugal 6.42
    26. United States 6.34
    27. Israel 6.33
    28. Iceland 6.32
    29. Panama 6.32
    30. Kuwait 6.30
    31. Slovakia 6.30
    32. Estonia 6.27
    33. Trinidad and Tobago 6.23
    34. Namibia 6.15
    35. Botswana 6.13
    36. Brazil 6.11
    37. Mauritius 6.09
    38. United Arab Emirates 6.09
    39. Senegal 5.99
    40. El Salvador 5.98
    41. Greece 5.98
    42. Puerto Rico 5.93
    43. Malaysia 5.91
    44. Qatar 5.91
    45. Peru 5.90
    46. India 5.89
    47. Cyprus 5.89
    48. Costa Rica 5.86
    49. Latvia 5.82
    50. Burkina Faso 5.79
    51. Lithuania 5.79
    52. Guyana 5.78
    53. Benin 5.74
    54. Gambia 5.72
    55. Zambia 5.70
    56. Jordan 5.70
    57. Jamaica 5.69
    58. Croatia 5.68
    59. Montenegro 5.66
    60. Mexico 5.65
    61. Saudi Arabia 5.64
    62. Czech Republic 5.64
    63. Honduras 5.59
    64. Sri Lanka 5.57
    65. Pakistan 5.55
    66. Slovenia 5.54
    67. Colombia 5.53
    68. South Korea 5.51
    69. Italy 5.48
    70. Thailand 5.48
    71. Hungary 5.47
    72. Madagascar 5.47
    73. Kenya 5.46
    74. Tanzania 5.37
    75. Tunisia 5.34
    76. Philippines 5.34
    77. Cameroon 5.33
    78. Morocco 5.31
    79. Romania 5.30
    80. Bulgaria 5.29
    81. Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.15
    82. Japan 5.13
    83. Nigeria 5.12
    84. Kazakhstan 5.12
    85. Mali 5.09
    86. Venezuela 5.04
    87. Albania 5.03
    88. Georgia 5.02
    89. Armenia 5.02
    90. Turkey 4.99
    91. Lesotho 4.99
    92. Poland 4.94
    93. Nicaragua 4.93
    94. Guatemala 4.82
    95. Uganda 4.81
    96. Dominican Republic 4.80
    97. Paraguay 4.80
    98. Vietnam 4.79
    99. Nepal 4.79
    100. Bolivia 4.76
    101. Uruguay 4.76
    102. Serbia 4.76
    103. Syria 4.75
    104. Egypt 4.74
    105. Mauritania 4.70
    106. Russia 4.68
    107. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 4.67
    108. Ethiopia 4.66
    109. Bangladesh 4.62
    110. Azerbaijan 4.62
    111. Ecuador 4.62
    112. Oman 4.60
    113. Mozambique 4.60
    114. Mongolia 4.59
    115. Indonesia 4.49
    116. Ukraine 4.47
    117. Cambodia 4.38
    118. Burundi 4.34
    119. Zimbabwe 4.33
    120. Chad 4.32
    121. Timor Leste 4.24
    122. Libya 4.23
    123. Kyrgyzstan 4.22
    124. China 4.21
    125. Algeria 4.12
    126. Tajikistan 4.09
    127. Argentina 3.83
    2016 Ranking
    1. Finland 6.64
    2. South Africa 6.56
    3. Canada 6.54
    4. New Zealand 6.51
    5. Australia 6.50
    6. Hong Kong 6.47
    7. Norway 6.45
    8. Singapore 6.44
    9. Chile 6.39
    10. Sweden 6.20
    11. Panama 6.15
    12. Luxembourg 6.11
    13. Guatemala 6.02
    14. Czech Republic 5.97
    15. Slovakia 5.95
    16. Malta 5.94
    17. United Arab Emirates 5.93
    18. Israel 5.91
    19. Switzerland 5.90
    20. Qatar 5.89
    21. Bolivia 5.87
    22. Honduras 5.84
    23. Barbados 5.82
    24. Colombia 5.81
    25. Uruguay 5.80
    26. Saudi Arabia 5.78
    27. Estonia 5.77
    28. Japan 5.76
    29. Kuwait 5.75
    30. Peru 5.69
    31. France 5.67
    32. Costa Rica 5.66
    33. Lebanon 5.64
    34. Thailand 5.63
    35. United States 5.63
    36. Trinidad and Tobago 5.63
    37. Brazil 5.62
    38. Jamaica 5.61
    39. Namibia 5.61
    40. Denmark 5.59
    41. Dominican Republic 5.47
    42. Philippines 5.46
    43. Malaysia 5.42
    44. Germany 5.41
    45. Mexico 5.40
    46. Bahrain 5.39
    47. Jordan 5.38
    48. Poland 5.37
    49. Oman 5.33
    50. Netherlands 5.32
    51. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 5.31
    52. Paraguay 5.30
    53. Georgia 5.23
    54. Turkey 5.20
    55. Nicaragua 5.18
    56. Belgium 5.18
    57. Sri Lanka 5.16
    58. Mauritius 5.16
    59. El Salvador 5.08
    60. Morocco 5.07
    61. United Kingdom 5.06
    62. Ecuador 5.05
    63. Albania 5.01
    64. Austria 4.98
    65. Ivory Coast 4.87
    66. Croatia 4.86
    67. Botswana 4.85
    68. Latvia 4.81
    69. Egypt 4.79
    70. Lithuania 4.76
    71. Indonesia 4.76
    72. Spain 4.72
    73. Iceland 4.70
    74. India 4.69
    75. Gambia 4.66
    76. Uganda 4.66
    77. Rwanda 4.62
    78. China 4.62
    79. Armenia 4.59
    80. Bhutan 4.58
    81. Senegal 4.54
    82. Nigeria 4.52
    83. Laos 4.50
    84. Argentina 4.48
    85. Cape Verde 4.47
    86. Ghana 4.47
    87. Kenya 4.47
    88. Gabon 4.41
    89. Brunei 4.41
    90. Romania 4.41
    91. Cambodia 4.41
    92. Cameroon 4.39
    93. Malawi 4.39
    94. Benin 4.36
    95. Tajikistan 4.33
    96. Venezuela 4.31
    97. Azerbaijan 4.31
    98. Serbia 4.29
    99. Nepal 4.29
    100. Pakistan 4.26
    101. South Korea 4.25
    102. Montenegro 4.22
    103. Madagascar 4.20
    104. Kazakhstan 4.18
    105. Italy 4.16
    106. Bulgaria 4.16
    107. Tanzania 4.09
    108. Zambia 4.07
    109. Mozambique 4.06
    110. Ireland 4.04
    111. Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.02
    112. Liberia 3.96
    113. Hungary 3.90
    114. Bangladesh 3.87
    115. Ethiopia 3.84
    116. Vietnam 3.83
    117. Mali 3.77
    118. Kyrgyzstan 3.74
    119. Sierra Leone 3.72
    120. Russia 3.69
    121. Iran 3.66
    122. Algeria 3.59
    123. Slovenia 3.55
    124. Mongolia 3.52
    125. Congo (Kinshasa) 3.44
    126. Tunisia 3.37
    127. Zimbabwe 3.32
    128. Portugal 3.28
    129. Chad 3.19
    130. Burundi 3.14
    131. Yemen 3.08
    132. Cyprus 2.90
    133. Greece 2.74
    134. Mauritania 2.43
    135. Moldova 2.42
    136. Lesotho 2.30
    137. Ukraine 2.06

    This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: How would you assess the soundness of banks?” (1 = extremely low-banks may require recapitalization, 7 = extremely high-banks are generally healthy with sound balance sheets).

    Source: World Economic Forum