Burkina Faso: Percent people with credit cards

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 Burkina Faso

Percent of people aged 15+ who have a credit card

 Latest value 2.70
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2011 - 2021
 Average 2.79
 Min - Max 0.80 - 4.82
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 2011 to 2021. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 2.79 percent with a minimum of 0.8 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 4.82 percent in 2017. The latest value from 2021 is 2.7 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 121 countries is 22.26 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The percentage of respondents with a credit card (% age 15+). The data are from the World bank Global Financial Inclusion survey.

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