The banking sector recorded 800,201,498 quantity of transactions valued at N42.76tn inside the third quarter of this 12 months, Punch Metro reviews.
The determine is contained within the banking sector report which was launched by the Nationwide Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday.
The NBS within the report said that Nigerian Interbank Settlement System Instantaneous Funds transactions dominated the quantity of transactions recorded.
It stated about 298,988,572 quantity of NIP transactions valued at N26.18tn have been recorded within the third quarter.
In phrases of credit score to personal sector, the report put the entire worth of credit score allotted by the financial institution at N16.25tn as of the top of the third quarter.
The report said that oil and fuel and manufacturing sectors received credit score allocation of N3.39trn and N2.57trn to document the very best credit score allocation in the course of the interval beneath evaluation
In phrases of the variety of workers within the banking sector, the report said that the entire variety of banks workers decreased by 2.81 per cent from 104,364 within the second quarter to 101,435 staff.