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Q: Numbers of checking accounts in the US ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: Numbers of checking accounts in the US
Category: Business and Money > Finance
Asked by: lindab-ga
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Posted: 14 Jun 2006 10:26 PDT
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Question ID: 738107
How many people in the US have a checking account?
Subject: Re: Numbers of checking accounts in the US
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 14 Jun 2006 11:36 PDT
Hello Lindab,

Over 70 million Americans have a checking account.


According to the data below, an estimated  83 million Americans had a
checking account in 2002.

? 2002, for example, only 29 percent of Americans had a checking
account, down from 33 percent in 1996.?

Corporation for Enterprise Development, CFED
Winter 2006
U.S. population 2002: 287,984,799


According to a article, there were 195 million active
checking accounts and 105 million credit card accounts in the U.S. in
the year 2002.


"...200 million personal and business checking accounts"

Postal Rate Commission


Search terms:
"* million Americans "  "checking account"
Percent of Americans checking account

I hope the information provided is helpful

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