Mobile account, income, poorest 40% (% ages 15+) - Country Ranking

Definition: Mobile account denotes the percentage of respondents who report personally using a mobile phone to pay bills or to send or receive money through a GSM Association (GSMA) Mobile Money for the Unbanked (MMU) service in the past 12 months; or receiving wages, government transfers, or payments for agricultural products through a mobile phone in the past 12 months.

Source: Demirguc-Kunt et al., 2015, Global Financial Inclusion Database, World Bank.

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Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Kenya 52.51 2014
2 Somalia 25.81 2014
3 Uganda 20.92 2014
4 Côte d'Ivoire 19.87 2014
5 Tanzania 17.22 2014
6 Zimbabwe 11.18 2014
7 Cambodia 10.66 2014
8 Botswana 10.33 2014
9 Mali 10.28 2014
10 South Africa 7.99 2014
11 Ghana 7.95 2014
12 United Arab Emirates 7.84 2014
13 Rwanda 7.66 2014
14 Dem. Rep. Congo 7.55 2014
15 Pakistan 5.95 2014
16 Singapore 5.70 2014
17 Zambia 4.86 2014
18 Gabon 4.79 2014
19 Mauritania 4.27 2014
20 El Salvador 4.08 2014
21 Chad 4.00 2014
22 Namibia 3.72 2014
23 Senegal 3.28 2014
24 Philippines 3.00 2014
25 Nigeria 2.96 2014
26 Burkina Faso 2.88 2014
27 Haiti 2.86 2014
28 Niger 2.78 2014
29 Chile 2.73 2014
30 Malaysia 2.60 2014
31 Venezuela 2.41 2014
32 Colombia 2.36 2014
33 Mexico 2.33 2014
34 Sierra Leone 2.08 2014
35 Dominican Republic 2.05 2014
36 Honduras 2.03 2014
37 Bangladesh 1.82 2014
38 Iran 1.43 2014
39 Madagascar 1.29 2014
40 Congo 1.21 2014
41 Malawi 1.20 2014
42 Panama 1.16 2014
43 Togo 1.14 2014
44 India 0.98 2014
45 Bolivia 0.97 2014
46 Mongolia 0.89 2014
47 Uruguay 0.84 2014
48 Argentina 0.83 2014
49 Brazil 0.80 2014
50 Jamaica 0.74 2014
51 Benin 0.74 2014
52 Cameroon 0.73 2014
53 Guatemala 0.69 2014
54 Egypt 0.64 2014
55 Thailand 0.63 2014
56 Tunisia 0.56 2014
57 Guinea 0.50 2014
58 Armenia 0.33 2014
59 Burundi 0.31 2014
60 Turkey 0.30 2014
61 Nepal 0.30 2014
62 Indonesia 0.28 2014
63 Lebanon 0.24 2014
64 Vietnam 0.21 2014
65 Nicaragua 0.15 2014
66 Romania 0.11 2014
67 Sri Lanka 0.05 2014
68 Peru 0.00 2014
68 Tajikistan 0.00 2014
68 Afghanistan 0.00 2014
68 Myanmar 0.00 2014
68 Jordan 0.00 2014
68 Ethiopia 0.00 2014
68 Mauritius 0.00 2014

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual