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Fifth of Austrians use m-payment apps

Thursday 4 August 2016 | 15:03 CET | News
Nearly six in ten (59%) of Austrian consumers do their shopping via a mobile device, which represents an increase of 12 percent within one year. A recent online survey conducted by ING-DiBa Austria also showed that the share of online banking users went up to 61 from 48 percent. In 2015, 18 percent of the respondents used mobile payment apps; this went up by 3 percent to 21 percent.

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Countries: Germany
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