Digital currency Adoption and trends in Pakistan in 2022
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It is estimated that over 9.0 million people, 4.1% of Pakistan’s total population, currently own digital currency.
The interest for Bitcoin has increased in Pakistan with a rise in “bitcoin” and “digital currency” online searches following the government’s discussion of digital currency regulation.
With low banking penetration rates and “very limited POS terminals in the country”, the Bitcoin market in Pakistan “is still very new,” but it is fast growing as stated by Pakistan’s first and largest bitcoin trading platform Urdubit.