Research & Analysis

Interactive Data on International Funding for Financial Inclusion in 2016

Conducted annually since 2008 and in partnership with MIX since 2012, the CGAP Funders Survey is the most comprehensive source of analysis on primary sources of international funding for microfinance and financial inclusion.

This year’s Survey reports data from 23 funders and outlines financial instruments used, purpose of funding, type of funding (e.g. public, private), geographic allocation and more.

Global Trends


Europe and Central Asia


East Asia and the Pacific



South Asia



Sub-Saharan Africa



Latin America and the Caribbean



Middle East and North Africa




The CGAP Cross-Border Funder Survey shows that funder commitments to financial inclusion reached a historic high of US$37 billion in 2016.