Debt stats – April 2011

We’ve pulled together some debt facts and figures courtesy of Credit Action:

  • £1,156,000,000 is the total value of all purchases made using plastic cards each day
  • The average owed by every UK adult is £29,871 (including mortgages) – this is 126% of average earnings
  • 7,700,000 cash withdrawals will be made today with a total value of £528,000,000
  • Total UK personal debt at the end of February 2011 stood at £1,454 billion

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