Finder conducted a survey of 22 countries to measure cryptocurrency usage around the world, placing Mexico in the ninth box, where Nigeria tops the list.
The Finder platform provided the data that a 12% of the adult Mexican population receive cryptocurrencies, Information published by the El Economista newspaper on its website on October 25, 2021.
In Latin America, the use and knowledge of cryptocurrencies has increased. Based on Finder’s analysis conducted in Mexico, it was found that the land is above the United States, in which only an average of 10% of the population state that they own a cryptocurrency.
Finder mentioned that the highest percentage in the Mexican population for the use of cryptocurrencies among the women and men surveyed, It is held by women, more than 50% of whom own their own type of cryptocurrency. On the flip side, men only achieved a percentage of no more than 46% in owning any type of cryptocurrency.
While not legal tender in Mexico, cryptocurrency has been a pioneer in regulating the use of cryptocurrencies and operating on digital exchanges.
Mexico, on the other hand, has a more regulated and controlled cryptocurrency market that has a lower risk of illegal use than other Latin American countries.