KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday issued key details of banking infrastructure in the country as on March 31, 2021.
According to the details total 44 banks are operating in the country with 16,223 branches country-wide.
Commercial and specialized bank branches are 15,015. While Microfinance branches are 1,208.
Number of Real Time Online Branches (RTOBs) is 16,081.
Number of banks having ATM machines is 35.
Number of banks having open-looped POS machines is 5.
Number of banks having closed-looped POS machines is 4.
There are 27 banks providing Internet banking services in the country. Same number of banks is providing Mobile Phone Banking services.
Around 23 banks are providing Call Center Banking services.
Total Number of PRISM System Participants is 50.
Total number of ATMs Interoperable Switches is one.
Total number of Cash & Cheque Deposits Machines (CDMs) is 224.
Total number of Cash Deposits Machines with Cash Withdrawal facility is 20.
Multipurpose ATMs (With Cash & Cheque Deposit & Cash Withdrawal) is 35.