Selected Banking Sector Data: Sectorial Breakdown of Credit, ePayment Channels and Staff Strength (Q2 2018)
A total volume of 509,668,433 transactions valued at N32.90trn were recorded in Q2 2018 as data on Electronic Payment Channels in the Nigeria Banking Sector revealed.
Automated Teller Machine (ATM) transactions dominated the volume of transactions recorded. 217,417,961 volume of ATM transactions valued at N1,603bln were recorded in Q2 2018.
In terms of credit to private sector, the total value of credit allocated by the bank stood at N15.34trn as at Q2 2018. Oil & Gas and Manufacturing sectors got credit allocation of N3.45trn and N2.02trn to record the highest credit allocation as at the period under review.
As at Q2, 2018, the total number of banks staffs increased by 13.67% QoQ from 89,608 in Q1 2018 to 101,861.
Data source: National Bureau of Statistics