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People with bank accounts, percent of the population over 14 years of age, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 10 countries was 66.65 percent. The highest value was in Chile: 87.06 percent and the lowest value was in Paraguay: 27.08 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 bank accounts , 2021 Global rank Available data
Chile 87.06 1 -
Venezuela 84.03 2 -
Brazil 83.56 3 -
Uruguay 74.13 4 -
Bolivia 67.96 5 -
Argentina 66.33 6 -
Ecuador 64.18 7 -
Peru 56.26 8 -
Colombia 55.94 9 -
Paraguay 27.08 10 -



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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