Digital currency Adoption and trends in Vietnam in 2021
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It is estimated that over 5.9 million people, 6.1% of Vietnam’s total population, currently own digital currency.
Vietnam ranked second in the world for the value of retail and all on-chain digital currency transactions, ahead of countries such as USA, China and Russia. In addition, access from Vietnam to digital currency websites and trading platforms were in the top five highest in the world.
More than half of Vietnamese (59%) expressed interest in investing in digital currencies in the future while 31% said that they would use digital currencies for online payments. In addition, there was a high level of awareness (82%) and understanding (62% had some level of understanding) of digital currencies.