Economy

Turkey: Savings per capita at $2,920 in Jan-Sept

Total savings deposits rise 14.8% year-on-year to $239.2 billion

Belgin Yakisan Mutlu   | 06.11.2019
Turkey: Savings per capita at $2,920 in Jan-Sept

ISTANBUL

Personal savings per capita in Turkey stood at 16,480 Turkish liras ($2,900) from January to September.

Total savings deposits increased 14.8% year-on-year to nearly 1.4 trillion Turkish liras ($239.2 billion) in the first nine months of this year, according to Turkish Statistical Institute and the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency data compiled by Anadolu Agency.

With a population surpassing 82 million in 2018, average savings per capita was up 2,121 Turkish liras ($375) from the same period last year.

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