At the end of August, the number of payment cards in circulation in the banking system increased by 180,000 compared to last month and amounted to 12,609,000.

"APA-Economics" reports with reference to the Central Bank of Azerbaijan that this indicator has increased by 22.9% compared to the corresponding period of last year.

The increase in payment cards was 22.4% for debit cards and 26.7% for credit cards.

Compared to the corresponding period of last year, the number of salary cards is 117 thousand, credit cards are 341 thousand, and other cards are 1.8 million.

number has increased.