The Global Findex 2021 survey was conducted in Armenia among 1000 respondents aged 15+, face to face (between August 5 and December 12). The results of the survey show that
Note that since July 1, 2021, the Law On Cashless Payments came into force, according to which transactions exceeding AMD 300,000 must be carried out cashless.
- In the last 12 months, 8.2% (±1.7%) of the RA population aged 15+ made a personal payment using a debit or credit card when making a purchase in a store.
- In the last 12 months, 11.9% (±2%) of the RA population aged 15+ made a payment using a mobile phone when making a purchase in a store, moreover, about 1/3 of them made such a transaction for the first time after the COVID-19 pandemic.