On the ground stories about PhonePe’s customers and merchant partners
Off the charts growth!A jump of 142% in transactions
seen in Alappuzha district in Q3 2021, year on year. With one of the lowest altitudes in India, digital payments seem to be soaring way above the ground here.
Long rides, made easy!Almost 70% of FASTag recharges
in Q3 were accounted for by Tier 3 cities in the country. Looks like they hit the roads the fastest, once lockdown restrictions were lifted!
Scaling new heights!61% year-on year increase
Nanda Devi (in Chamoli District), witnessed a 61% year-on year increase in transactions in Q3 2021. Despite being at the highest altitude in India, it seems there’s no going off the grid here.
Shagun for good luck!Over 30% users
believe in shagun - they tend to add Re.1 to the amount they send to their contacts!
The digital red note₹1000
Is the most common amount transfered to a contact
Payment hour after work hours!Almost 10%
of the daily transactions happen between 7-8 PM. We have a committed workforce - chores and payments only after work!
Small towns save big₹30,000
is the average Mutual Funds investment of Patiala users, which is 2.5x of Mumbai!
The unusual suspectsThe top 5 cities
leading in offline merchant transactions are Bengaluru, Nashik, Aurangabad, Visakhapatnam & Rangareddy District!
Going where the road takes him75 petrol pumps
A PhonePe user transacted at a whopping 75 petrol pumps, across 13 states in 2020!
Ever essential groceries!350+ payments
A grocery store in Ahmedabad, accepted 10,000+ digital payments in May '21 - over 350 payments a day!
Telangana goes digital44% penetration
44% of Telangana's population uses digital payments - the highest in any state!