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Value per inhabitant of payments by cards with a credit function in Brazil decreases in 2016

In 2016 credit card payments value negligibly declined by 1.87%, according to figures announced by Bank for International Settlements. The variable decreased hardly by 17.94 US Dollar, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it fell by 23.04 percent. The overall changes for the prior 10 years hit a rise of 81.16%. Still it has attained a decrease at a 0.05% compound annual growth rate during the 5 years with a modest overall growth since the start of observations. It averaged 972.29 US Dollar from 2007 to 2016 and it reached its all-time high of 1 266.33 US Dollar in 2011 and record low of 518.52 US Dollar in 2007.

Value per inhabitant of payments by cards with a credit function in Brazil decreases in 2016
Date US Dollar Variation
2016 939.34 -1.87
2015 957.28 -23.04
2014 1 243.82 1.17
2013 1 229.48 3.02
2012 1 193.44 -5.76
2011 1 266.33 25.34
2010 1 010.28 42.44
2009 709.29 8.28
2008 655.07 26.33
2007 518.52 N/A

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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.