Lesotho: Percent people with bank accounts

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 Lesotho

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

 Latest value 33.32
 Year 2017
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2011 - 2017
 Average 25.91
 Min - Max 18.5 - 33.32
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 2011 to 2017. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 25.91 percent with a minimum of 18.5 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 33.32 percent in 2017. The latest value from 2017 is 33.32 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 144 countries is 58.46 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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 Percent people with bank accounts 33.32 2017 percent
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