Colombia: Percent people with bank accounts

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 Colombia

People with bank accounts, percent of the population over 14 years of age

 Latest value 55.94
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2011 - 2021
 Average 42.40
 Min - Max 30.43 - 55.94
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Colombia from 2011 to 2021. The average value for Colombia during that period was 42.4 percent with a minimum of 30.43 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 55.94 percent in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 55.94 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 121 countries is 65.76 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 an account (self or together with someone else) at a bank, credit union, another financial institution (e.g., cooperative, microfinance institution), or the post office (if applicable) including respondents who reported having a debit card (% age 15+).

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