CTA1: Selected data from T1-T6
Year
«  2017  »
20132014201520162017
Basic statistical data
GDP (USD bn)9,71010,50411,12311,22212,015
Population (thousands)1,360,7201,367,8201,374,6201,382,7101,390,080
GDP per capita (USD per inhabitant)7,1367,6798,0928,1168,643
CPI inflation (% change on previous year)2.62.11.52.11.5
Exchange rate (domestic currency vis-à-vis USD):
  end of year (Per USD)
6.0546.2076.4866.9456.508
Exchange rate (domestic currency vis-à-vis USD):
  average (Per USD)
6.1486.1616.2856.6446.759
Banknotes and coins in circulation
Total value (USD bn)1,0731,0821,0781,0781,184
Value per inhabitant (USD)789791784780852
Value as a percentage of GDP (%)10.910.410.010.09.5
Value as a percentage of narrow money (%)19.319.317.415.414.2
Deposits held by banks
Bank deposits held at the central bank: Total value (USD bn)3,3923,6513,2793,454nav
Bank deposits held at the central bank:
  Value as a percentage of GDP (%)
34.435.030.432.2nav
Interbank deposits: Total value (USD bn)napnapnapnapnap
Interbank deposits: Value as a percentage of GDP (%)napnapnapnapnap
Institutions offering payment services/instruments
 (units)
Number of institutions: Total number 3,9504,0924,2634,4004,797
Number of institutions: Number per 1 million inhabitants 2.93.03.13.23.5
Number of branches or offices: Total number napnapnapnapnap
Number of branches or offices:
  Number per 1 million inhabitants
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Payment accounts held by end users
Total number of payment accounts (thousands)napnapnapnapnap
Number of accounts per inhabitant (units)napnapnapnapnap
Total value of payment accounts (USD bn)napnapnapnapnap
Value per inhabitant (USD)napnapnapnapnap
Value as a percentage of GDP (%)napnapnapnapnap
Use of payment services/instruments
Volume of cashless payments
Total volume of cashless payments (millions)25,93736,62066,70996,639133,920
Increase in the total volume of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year)
32.141.282.244.938.6
Average number of cashless payments per inhabitant (units)1927497096
Daily average volume of cashless payments (millions)71100183265367
Volume of cashless payments by instrument type
 (millions)
Credit transfers 10,40313,68734,92856,57373,513
Direct debits 1,8692,6002,3321,4431,524
Cheques 693578417293256
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 12,97119,75429,03038,32958,627
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 00110
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of cashless payments, in volume of payments
 (% of total cashless payments)
Credit transfers 40.137.452.458.554.9
Direct debits 7.27.13.51.51.1
Cheques 2.71.60.60.30.2
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 50.053.943.539.743.8
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 0.00.00.00.00.0
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the volume of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year)
Credit transfers 23.931.6155.262.029.9
Direct debits 29.539.1-10.3-38.15.6
Cheques -11.5-16.6-27.9-29.6-12.8
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 44.052.347.032.053.0
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 0.00.0nav-27.7-51.2
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Volume of cashless payments per inhabitant
 (units)
Credit transfers 7.610.025.440.952.9
Direct debits 1.41.91.71.01.1
Cheques 0.50.40.30.20.2
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 9.514.421.127.742.2
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 0.00.00.00.00.0
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Daily average volume of cashless payments
 (thousands)
Credit transfers 28,50237,49995,694154,995201,405
Direct debits 5,1217,1246,3903,9534,175
Cheques 1,9001,5841,142804701
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 35,53654,12179,534105,011160,621
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 00221
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Volume of fast payments
Fast payments: Total volume (thousands)21,536,73030,872,09157,615,63987,002,149122,473,081
Fast payments: By credit transfer (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: By direct debit (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: By other instrument type (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Of total cashless payments (%)83.084.386.490.091.5
Fast payments: Increase in volume (%)34.743.386.651.040.8
Fast payments: Average volume per inhabitant (units)1623426388
Fast payments: Daily average volume (thousands)59,00584,581157,851238,362335,543
Value of cashless payments
Cashless payments: Total value (USD millions)239,127,078271,428,980525,780,230533,465,508536,633,729
Cashless payments: Increase in the real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
26.011.290.8-0.6-0.9
Cashless payments: Average value per cashless payment (USD)9,2207,4127,8825,5204,007
Cashless payments: Average value per inhabitant (USD)175,736198,439382,491385,812386,045
Cashless payments: Value as a ratio to GDP (%)2,462.72,584.04,727.14,753.84,466.5
Cashless payments: Daily average value (USD millions)655,143743,6411,440,4941,461,5491,470,229
Value of cashless payments by instrument type
 (USD millions)
Credit transfers 184,537,306217,681,183458,306,060484,289,970494,274,573
Direct debits 2,616,5203,048,06520,384,72311,970,0776,375,872
Cheques 46,795,08743,820,29137,902,47128,263,39125,503,486
Card and e-money payments: Total value 5,178,1646,879,4408,750,5288,503,11210,159,673
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 00436,448438,958320,125
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of cashless payments, in value of payments
 (% of total cashless payments)
Credit transfers 77.280.287.290.892.1
Direct debits 1.11.13.92.21.2
Cheques 19.616.17.25.34.8
Card and e-money payments: Total value 2.22.51.71.61.9
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 0.00.00.10.10.1
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the real value of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
Credit transfers 35.915.6107.33.50.5
Direct debits 9.314.1558.6-42.5-47.5
Cheques -2.9-8.2-14.8-27.0-11.1
Card and e-money payments: Total value 52.930.225.3-4.817.7
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments -2.5-2.0nav-1.5-28.2
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Average value of cashless payments per payment
 (USD)
Credit transfers 17,73915,90413,1218,5606,724
Direct debits 1,4001,1728,7408,2974,184
Cheques 67,48475,78590,89196,32799,667
Card and e-money payments: Total value 399348301222173
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments navnav512,865713,7531,067,084
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Average value of cashless payments per inhabitant
 (USD)
Credit transfers 135,617159,145333,406350,247355,573
Direct debits 1,9232,22814,8298,6574,587
Cheques 34,39032,03727,57320,44118,347
Card and e-money payments: Total value 3,8055,0296,3666,1507,309
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 00318317230
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Value of cashless payments as a ratio to GDP
 (%)
Credit transfers 1,900.52,072.34,120.44,315.64,113.9
Direct debits 26.929.0183.3106.753.1
Cheques 481.9417.2340.8251.9212.3
Card and e-money payments: Total value 53.365.578.775.884.6
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 0.00.03.93.92.7
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Daily average value of cashless payments
 (USD millions)
Credit transfers 505,582596,3871,255,6331,326,8221,354,177
Direct debits 7,1698,35155,84932,79517,468
Cheques 128,206120,056103,84277,43469,873
Card and e-money payments: Total value 14,18718,84823,97423,29627,835
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
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Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments napnapnapnapnap
Other payment instruments 001,1961,203877
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Value of fast payments
Fast payments: Total value (USD millions)46,511,83749,478,29283,638,03390,172,36293,014,049
Fast payments: By credit transfer (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: By direct debit (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: By other instrument type (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Of total cashless payments (%)19.518.215.916.917.3
Fast payments: Increase in real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
26.04.266.55.61.6
Fast payments: Average value per payment (USD)2,1601,6031,4521,036759
Fast payments: Average value per inhabitant (USD)34,18236,17360,84465,21466,913
Fast payments: Value as ratio of GDP (%)napnapnapnapnap
Volume of withdrawals/deposits
With cards issued inside the country: Total volume (millions)26,05928,70127,61328,47126,958
With cards issued inside the country:
  Increase in total volume
 (% change on previous year)
13.710.1-3.83.1-5.3
With cards issued inside the country:
  Average volume per inhabitant (units)
1921202119
With cards issued inside the country:
  Daily average volume (units)
71,394,08278,633,83075,652,41678,003,99773,857,197
Volume of withdrawals/deposits broken down by cash withdrawals,
 cash deposits and e-money loading and unloading transactions
 (millions)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 18,11719,91118,42117,99817,317
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits at locations inside and outside the country 7,9428,7909,19210,4749,641
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of withdrawals/deposits,
 in volume of transactions
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 69.569.466.763.264.2
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Cash withdrawals:total 30.530.633.336.835.8
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the volume of withdrawals/deposits
 (% change on previous year)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 12.39.9-7.5-2.3-3.8
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total 17.010.74.613.9-7.9
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Volume of withdrawals/deposits per inhabitant
 (units)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 1315131312
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Cash withdrawals:total 66787
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Daily average volume of withdrawals/deposits
 (thousands)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 49,63654,55150,46849,30947,443
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total 21,75824,08325,18428,69526,414
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Value of withdrawals/deposits
Total value (USD millions)22,349,44923,543,57022,928,96521,472,13519,677,369
Increase in the real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
15.53.2-4.1-8.3-9.7
Average value per transaction (USD)858820830754730
Average value per inhabitant (USD)16,42517,21216,68015,52914,156
Total value as a ratio to GDP (%)230.2224.1206.1191.3163.8
Daily average value (USD millions)61,23164,50362,81958,82853,911
Value of withdrawals/deposits broken down by cash withdrawals,
 cash deposits and e-money loading and unloading transactions
 (USD millions)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 11,515,73212,077,81111,637,9079,857,2459,628,004
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits at locations inside and outside the country 10,833,71711,465,75911,291,05811,614,89010,049,365
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of withdrawals/deposits, in value of transactions
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 51.551.350.845.948.9
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Cash withdrawals:total 48.548.749.254.151.1
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the real value of withdrawals/deposits
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 15.42.8-5.1-17.1-3.8
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total 15.53.7-3.00.7-14.8
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Value withdrawals/deposits per transaction
 (USD)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 636607632548556
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total 1,3641,3041,2281,1091,042
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Average value of withdrawals/deposits per inhabitant
 (USD)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 8,4638,8308,4667,1296,926
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Cash withdrawals:total 7,9628,3838,2148,4007,229
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Value of withdrawals/deposits as a ratio to GDP
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 118.6115.0104.687.880.1
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Cash withdrawals:total 111.6109.2101.5103.583.6
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Daily average value of withdrawals/deposits
 (USD millions)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 31,55033,09031,88527,00626,378
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
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Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
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Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total 29,68131,41330,93431,82227,533
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions napnapnapnapnap
Number of cards
 (thousands)
Total 4,213,8934,935,7195,442,3136,124,6386,692,592
With a cash function 4,213,8934,935,7195,442,3136,124,6386,692,592
With a debit function 3,870,3304,535,9115,049,1825,704,2216,159,122
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 390,792455,095432,207465,035587,585
With an e-money function napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
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Increase in the number of cards
 (% change on previous year)
Total 19.217.110.312.59.3
With a cash function 19.217.110.312.59.3
With a debit function 19.317.211.313.08.0
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 18.016.5-5.07.626.4
With an e-money function napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
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Number of cards per inhabitant
 (units)
Total 3.103.613.964.434.81
With a cash function 3.103.613.964.434.81
With a debit function 2.843.323.674.134.43
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 0.290.330.310.340.42
With an e-money function napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank napnapnapnapnap
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
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Number of terminals
 (thousands)
POS terminals 10,63215,93522,82124,53531,189
EFTPOS terminals: total napnapnapnapnap
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total 520615867924961
ATMs: cash withdrawal 520615867924961
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer 520615867924961
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Terminals located in the country: increase in the number of terminals
 (% change on previous year)
POS terminals 49.449.943.27.527.1
EFTPOS terminals: total napnapnapnapnap
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total 25.118.241.06.63.9
ATMs: cash withdrawal 25.118.241.06.63.9
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer 25.118.241.06.63.9
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Number of terminals per inhabitant
 (units)
POS terminals 0.0080.0120.0170.0180.022
EFTPOS terminals: total napnapnapnapnap
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total 0.0000.0000.0010.0010.001
ATMs: cash withdrawal 0.0000.0000.0010.0010.001
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer 0.0000.0000.0010.0010.001
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap