Table I.17A Credit and Charge Card Statistics





Fields


NoTitleTypeUnit Of MeasureDescription
1Number of Cardholders - PrincipalNumeric (General)Number of CardholdersNote: Refer to end of period. The data series refers to the total number of principal cardholders in Table 2: General Data II.
2Number of Cardholders - SupplementaryNumeric (General)Number of CardholdersNote: Refer to end of period. The data series refers to the total number of supplementary cardholders in Table 2: General Data II.
3Total Card BillingsNumeric (General)S$ MillionNote: The data series refers to reporting entities' total billings of cardholders in and outside Singapore in Table 1: General Data 1.
4Rollover BalanceNumeric (General)S$ MillionNote: Refer to end of period. The data series refers to the sum of rollover balance in Table 4: Credit Cards, Table 5A: Exempted Credit Cards & Charge Cards issued under Regulation 14(5)(b) or (6), and Table 5B: Exempted Micro credit cards & charge cards.
5Bad Debts Written OffNumeric (General)S$ MillionNote: Refer to total bad debts written off in Table 1: General Data I.
6Charge-off RatesNumeric (Percent)%Note: Charge-off rate for the year is defined as the bad debts written off during the year divided by the average rollover balance for the same year. The quarterly charge-off rate is calculated by annualising the ratio obtained from dividing the bad debts written off for the quarter by the rollover balance as at the end of the quarter.