South Africa

KEY FINANCIAL INCLUSION INDICATORS

  • Financial inclusion:
    • % of adults (age 15+) with an account: 69.2%
       
  • Gender gap: 1.6 percentage points (in favor of women)
    • % of women with an account: 70%
    • % of men with an account: 68.4%
       
  • Digital access (adults age 15+):
    • Mobile money account: 19%
    • Made or received digital payments in the past year: 60.1%

Source: 2017 Global Findex - Databank, Little Data Book