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Number of cards with a credit function per inhabitant in Turkey remains unchanged in 2017

According to statistics announced by Bank for International Settlements, compared to the prior year the variable hasn't changed. For the 3rd consecutive year, the indicator remained the same at 0.74. The overall changes for the previous 11 years attained a growth of 39.62%. Besides, the number of cards with a credit function is now above average of 0.68 and the variable pinpoints a overall raise since the 2007. It hit its minimum of 0.53 in 2007.

Number of cards with a credit function per inhabitant in Turkey remains unchanged in 2017
Date Number Variation
2017 0.74 =
2016 0.74 =
2015 0.74 1.37
2014 0.73 -1.35
2013 0.74 2.78
2012 0.72 4.35
2011 0.69 7.81
2010 0.64 4.92
2009 0.61 =
2008 0.61 15.09

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Main Credit Card Indicators

  • Credit Card Transaction

    Value (million or billion US Dollars or any other national currency) or volume (number of transactions) of payment transactions performed with credit cards, i.e. cards indicating that the holder has been granted a line of credit. They enable him/her to make purchases and/or draw cash up to a prearranged ceiling. The credit granted may be settled in full by the end of a specific period, or may be settled in part, with the balance taken as extended credit. Interest is charged on the amount of extended credit and the holder is sometimes charged an annual fee. Based on: Bank for International Settlements.

  • Number Of Credit Cards

    Number of credit cards used by a given population. Credit cards are understood as cards indicating that the holder has been granted a line of credit. They enable him/her to make purchases and/or draw cash up to a prearranged ceiling. The credit granted may be settled in full by the end of a specific period, or may be settled in part, with the balance taken as extended credit. Interest is charged on the amount of extended credit and the holder is sometimes charged an annual fee. Based on: Bank for International Settlements.