T3: Institutions offering payment services / instruments
(units, unless otherwise stated; end of year)
Year
«  2018  »
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total number of institutions offering
 payment services/instruments
1,7611,7681,7681,7451,731
Breakdown of 'total number of institutions offering
 payment services/instruments' by category
Central bank11111
Number of branches or offices2020303434
Number of payment accounts485151119561
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)4,6244,9545,4155,6906,020
Banks
Total number of entities1,7301,7261,7181,7061,699
Number of branches or offices136,964144,164149,147154,130157,563
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Partial breakdown of 'banks, number of payment accounts'
Of which: internet-linked (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)100,585107,938119,235126,549137,762
Breakdown of 'banks' by subcategory
Public sector banks
Total number of entities2727272120
Number of branches or offices87,27890,42092,44091,12588,773
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)71,95574,86280,79382,62384,862
Private banks
Total number of entities2021212122
Number of branches or offices20,07022,79924,67228,76832,358
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)18,34521,47725,64830,13737,700
Regional rural banks
Total number of entities5656565656
Number of branches or offices19,47220,41621,05721,74722,014
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)2,6623,0663,6514,0054,005
Urban co-operative banks
Total number of entities1,5791,5741,5621,5511,544
Number of branches or offices9,72210,09110,22110,64610,366
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)3,5513,9224,4354,5654,812
Non-scheduled commercial banks
Total number of entities44333
Number of branches or offices106118809191
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)2024677
Branches of foreign banks
Total number of entities4444434544
Number of branches of foreign banks316320284286299
Number of payment accounts (thousands)navnavnavnavnav
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)4,0524,5884,6534,9495,818
Non-banks offering payment services/instruments
Total number of entities3041494647
Breakdown of 'non-banks offering payment services/
 instruments, total number of entities' by subcategory
Non-banks offering storage of value
 (on a payment account or on a device)
Total number of entities3041494647
Number of branches or officesnavnavnavnavnav
Number of payment accounts (thousands)195,784363,597590,905297,799903,859
Value of payment accounts (INR billions)712241519
Non-banks relying on storage of value on payment
 accounts or on a device offered by others
Total number of entitiesnavnavnavnavnav
MEMO: FOCUS on E-MONEY
Total number of e-money issuers687691106104
Partial breakdown of 'total number of e-money issuers'
 by type of institution
Of which: non-banks3041494647
Total outstanding e-money value (INR billions)1421344861
Partial breakdown of 'total outstanding e-money value'
 by type of institution
Of which: issued by a non-bank (INR billions)712241519