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Table 2 Selected financial services indicators

From: Overlooked benefits of consumer credit growth: impact on formal employment

  2009 2012 Change (%)
Consumer credits per capita (TL) 1789 3516 96.5
Credit card debt per capita (TL) 504 947 87.9
Total number of branches 9541 10,984 15
Population per branch 8088 7448 − 7.9
GDP per capita (TL) 13,870 20,880 52.9
Real consumer credits per capita (TL)(*) 10.9 17.0 56.1
Real credit card debt per capita (TL)(*) 3.1 4.6 49.3
Real GDP per capita (TL)(*) 84.4 100.9 19.6
Notes    
Consumer credits per capita ($) 1158 1951 68.5
Credit card debts per capita ($) 326 526 61.1
GDP per capita ($) 8980 11,588 29
  1. *Nominal value deflated by CPI (2004=100). Source: Own Estimates using BRSA-Finturk, Turkish Banking Association, Turkstat and Central Bank data