Chart 1
Number of Commercial Bank and Thrift Organizations Has Declined by Almost Fifty Percent Since 1984
Date With Assets < $100 Million With Assets > $100 Million Total
Dec-84 9,984 4,901 14,885
Dec-85 9,738 5,035 14,773
Dec-86 9,272 5,042 14,314
Dec-87 8,951 4,921 13,872
Dec-88 8,501 4,787 13,288
Dec-89 8,232 4,711 12,943
Dec-90 7,827 4,476 12,303
Dec-91 7,425 4,312 11,737
Dec-92 7,035 4,213 11,248
Dec-93 6,641 4,024 10,665
Dec-94 6,190 3,863 10,053
Dec-95 5,740 3,846 9,586
Dec-96 5,354 3,855 9,209
Dec-97 5,047 3,847 8,894
Dec-98 4,694 3,829 8,523
Dec-99 4,511 3,845 8,356
Dec-00 4,335 3,913 8,248
Dec-01 4,101 4,000 8,101
Dec-02 3,859 4,104 7,963
Dec-03 3,683 4,159 7,842
Source: Call and Thrift Financial Reports