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Table 2 Sample Characteristics Global Findex Surveys

From: Understanding cashless payments in India

Items Units Microdata 2011 Microdata 2014
Variables Numeric 53 86
Observations Numeric 149,761 146,688
Countries Numeric 143 142
Male Numeric 68,740 68,866
Median Age Numeric 40 42
Income Poorest 20% Percentage 16.55 16.67
Income Richest 20% Percentage 25.65 24.80
Education: Completed Primary Percentage 33.53 33.38
Education: Completed Secondary Percentage 51.36 50.03
Education: Completed Tertiary Percentage 14.58 16.14
Bank Accounts Percentage 46.39 NA
Accounts in Formal FIs Percentage 49.50 56.18
  1. Data source: http://www.worldbank.org/en/programs/globalfindex
  2. NA denotes missing fields in the survey