Digital Payment Index
The Digital Payment Index (DPI) was constructed by the RBI to assess the extent of digital payments across the country. March 2018 is considered to be base period for this index. The DPI comprises of four broad parameters to measure the deepening and expansion of digital payments in the country over different periods. These include Payment Enablers, Payment Infrastructure – Demand-side factors and Payment Infrastructure – Supply-side factors, Payment Performance and Consumer Centricity.