At +25% Growth Rate, Credit Card Industry booming in Digital India Age

The total number of credit cards in India touched the mark of 48.9 million in May 2019 and doubled the circulation compared to three years back figure i.e. 24.5 million cards in the year 2015-16.

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The total transaction value and the number of transactions on credit cards have also gone drastically up in the last few years. Although the Debit Card industry is still leading in India with over 824 million circulated cards, however, the credit card industry is projected to catch up in the next 10-15 years.

Also read: 10 Best Credit Cards in India [With Exceptional Benefits]

Are you still relying on debit cards or are you also an active credit card user? If yes, comment below the name of the credit card that you are using. Cheers!!


I am using only Debit Cards. Not interested in credit card…

Nice stats. I have got an HDFC credit but I use it rarely.