Owning crypto currency
is most common in Turkey, according to the Statista Global Consumer Survey
. One in five Turks said they had used or currently owned crypto currency in the 2019 online poll.
The world region where most crypto currency users were located was Latin America, according to the survey. Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, Mexico and Chile all scored in the double digits when it comes to the adoption of crypto currency. Incidentally, Spain was the country with one of the highest adoption rates in Europe. Eastern European countries and some Asian countries, as well as South Africa, also scored higher than Western European and English-speaking nations, where crypto currency adoption was still very low.
Japan, finally, was the country in the survey where the fewest people had ever dealt in crypto currency. Only three percent said they had experience with crypto products.