Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

Source
Population in thousands (2017): 17,094.13
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 1,513.28
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 36% | 46%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 3.47 | 3.54
Financial Inclusion Strategies: • National Financial Inclusion Strategy 2017-2022• SADC Financial Inclusion Strategy 2016-2021
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 21.76
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 29% | 39%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.002
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 31% | 20

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Oct 29, 2018
Livingstone, Zambia
The African Financial Markets Initiative (AFMI) of the African Development Bank, in partnership with the Central Bank of Zambia (BOZ) is organising…

Latest Publications

Jan 28, 2019 | F. Hollinger, A. Gross, M. Toyoda | IFC/The World Bank, FAO
Jul 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Jun 30, 2018 | B. Msulwa, C. Loots, C. Hougaard | Cenfri, FSD Africa
Jun 30, 2018 | T.L. Zuze, J. Hatwiinda | FSD Zambia
Jun 30, 2018 | UNHCR, UNCDF | UNHCR
Jun 30, 2018 | M. Lungi, L. Manje | FSD Zambia