Chart 4. Banks Have Invested Greater Shares of Assets in Loans over Time
Median Loans-to-Assets Ratio (Percent)

Quarter: YearFarm Banks (Percent)Nonfarm Banks (Percent)
Q2:7348.7753.58
Q2:7449.2654.30
Q2:7549.5552.54
Q2:7651.9852.57
Q2:7756.6455.13
Q2:7857.0357.65
Q2:7958.9358.60
Q2:8055.8554.84
Q2:8152.8053.24
Q2:8251.3752.69
Q2:8350.7551.11
Q2:8452.2854.80
Q2:8551.2656.73
Q2:8646.8056.22
Q2:8745.1356.78
Q2:8845.7557.75
Q2:8947.3058.74
Q2:9047.1458.27
Q2:9148.9757.66
Q2:9249.5857.07
Q2:9349.8157.04
Q2:9453.7958.28
Q2:9556.4660.15
Q2:9657.1960.67
Q2:9758.5362.08
Q2:9860.9961.39
Q2:9959.8561.81
Q2:0061.9565.13
Q2:0162.9365.11
Q2:0262.2365.04
Q2:0360.7564.49
Q2:0460.9866.22
Q2:0563.0968.15
Q2:0665.3069.34
Q2:0765.6069.77
Q2:0863.5271.19


Source: FDIC, commercial banks.