The majority of Africans make their living informally and so, too often, traditional data sources show an incomplete picture of the financial lives of ordinary individuals. See how alternative sources of data can provide useful insights to those looking to design financial products for African consumer.

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GIS data


GIS or Geographic Information System Data has many applications in the financial sector. Watch how the combination of location and attribute data can give you a head start in resolving challenges related to placement of your agents, credit risk assessment or processing insurance claims.

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Biometric data


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Open source tools

Here are a few open source tools that you can use freely;

Natural earth data


esri open data

FSP Maps


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