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Percent of people aged 15+ who have a credit card, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 28 countries was 3.92 percent. The highest value was in Mauritius: 20.06 percent and the lowest value was in Tanzania: 0.31 percent. The indicator is available from 2011 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Percent people with credit cards, 2021 Global rank Available data
Mauritius 20.06 1 2011 - 2021
Namibia 13.25 2 2014 - 2021
Mozambique 10.87 3 2017 - 2021
South Africa 10.01 4 2011 - 2021
Kenya 6.35 5 2011 - 2021
Mali 5.98 6 2011 - 2021
Senegal 4.81 7 2011 - 2021
Uganda 3.51 8 2011 - 2021
Liberia 3.47 9 2011 - 2021
Gabon 3.24 10 2011 - 2021
Egypt 2.8 11 2011 - 2021
Algeria 2.77 12 2011 - 2021
Burkina Faso 2.7 13 2011 - 2021
Tunisia 2.38 14 2014 - 2021
Ivory Coast 2.33 15 2014 - 2021
Zambia 2.03 16 2011 - 2021
R. of Congo 1.9 17 2011 - 2021
Cameroon 1.64 18 2011 - 2021
Nigeria 1.61 19 2011 - 2021
Togo 1.52 20 2011 - 2021
Benin 1.41 21 2011 - 2021
Morocco 1.05 22 2017 - 2021
Malawi 0.97 23 2011 - 2021
Guinea 0.9 24 2011 - 2021
Ghana 0.87 25 2011 - 2021
Sierra Leone 0.5 26 2011 - 2021
Zimbabwe 0.49 27 2011 - 2021
Tanzania 0.31 28 2011 - 2021



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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