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Latin America & Caribbean

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Global Findex Data: Latin America & Caribbean

In Latin America & Caribbean, 51 percent of adults have an account in 2014, up from 39 percent in 2011. Across the region, 28 percent of adults make payments directly from their account using a debit card, as compared to 14 percent in developing countries on average.

Latin America & Caribbean includes the following countries: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, and República Bolivariana de Venezuela. Read More »

Key Indicators

  • Account
    (% age 15+)
    (2014)
    51
  • Formal savings
    (% age 15+)
    (2014)
    14
  • Formal borrowing
    (% age 15+)
    (2014)
    11

Account Ownership, 2011 and 2014 (% age 15+)

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Note: w1 denotes 2011 Global Findex data (wave 1) and w2 denotes 2014 Global Findex data (wave 2).