80% of Colombians Open to Investing in Crypto: New Survey

An astounding 86.5% of Colombians are familiar with cryptocurrency and 80% are open to investing in the asset class.

Peer-to-peer Bitcoin (BTC) marketplace Paxful shared the results of its new survey — conducted together with Toluna Insights — with Cointelegraph on Aug. 15.

50% of Young Colombians Already Crypto Investors

The survey further revealed that at least 50% of respondents between the ages of 25 and 40 have already invested or expressed interest in buying cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin (79%), Bytecoin (>5%) or Ether (ETH) (<3%).

Just over 32% of all those surveyed had already carried out transactions using cryptocurrencies.

Almost 59% said they that cryptocurrency adoption would continue to grow. In its analysis of the results, Paxful noted that:

“The increased use of digital currencies is likely linked to a hyperconnected generation constantly on the lookout for options that not only allow them to have 24/7 access to their financial assets but also give them the freedom to make online global transactions in a simple way.” Read More at CoinTelegraph...

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