Key Statistics


The majority of credit unions in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland are represented by the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU). Credit unions affiliated to the ILCU have 3.6 million members throughout the island of Ireland. Globally, this is one of the highest numbers of credit union members per head of population. Worldwide there are more than 68,800 credit unions in 109 countries serving 235m people. 

Irish Credit Union Movement Key Statisitics

Number of Credit Unions  339
Membership 3.6 million
Savings €14.2 billion
Loans €4.68 billion*
Assets €17.0 billion
 



Data per ILCU statistics at end June 2018 and WOCCU statistics 31 December 2016.
*Outstanding loans