The number of credit and charge cardholders in Singapore reaching 6,022,786 as of October 2010. The number of supplementary cardholders stand at 1,369,820 as of October 2010.
This is a significant figure in the republic with an estimated total population(residents and non-residents) of 5,076,700 as at 2010. The Singapore resident(citizens and permanent residents) stand at 3,771,700 in the same period.
It took almost two years to breakthrough the one million mark; where the number of cardholders was at 5,025,587 as of November 2008.