Use of cash and cashless payment methods in Russia 2019, by income

In Russian households with a combined monthly income under 15 thousand Russian rubles, 60 percent preferred to pay with cash as of 2019. The share of those preferring the traditional payment method decreased with the growing income of respondents. Among families earning over 60 thousand Russian rubles per month, more than one half mostly employed cashless payment instruments, compared to 30 percent using cash. In the first quarter of 2019, the highest share of cashless transactions across the country was conducted in restaurants in bars.

Share of Russians using cash and cashless payment methods in 2019, by family monthly income group*

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Release date

November 2019



Survey time period

October 24-30, 2019

Number of respondents

1,616 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* The study used an all-Russian sample representing the urban and rural population in 137 municipalities in 50 federal subjects of the country.

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