CTA1: Selected data from T1-T6
Year
«  2018  »
20142015201620172018
Basic statistical data
GDP (USD bn)8918609321,0161,042
Population (thousands)252,165255,462258,705261,891265,015
GDP per capita (USD per inhabitant)3,5333,3663,6043,8783,931
CPI inflation (% change on previous year)6.46.43.53.83.2
Exchange rate (domestic currency vis-à-vis USD):
  end of year (Per USD)
12,417.51113,814.63213,446.00113,540.49914,410.480
Exchange rate (domestic currency vis-à-vis USD):
  average (Per USD)
11,864.43013,405.43613,301.23013,380.65314,242.188
Banknotes and coins in circulation
Total value (USD bn)4342465152
Value per inhabitant (USD)169166176196196
Value as a percentage of GDP (%)5.05.14.95.15.0
Value as a percentage of narrow money (%)56.155.649.550.051.4
Deposits held by banks
Bank deposits held at the central bank: Total value (USD bn)2928272929
Bank deposits held at the central bank:
  Value as a percentage of GDP (%)
3.43.43.02.82.8
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 132132131134140
Number of institutions: Number per 1 million inhabitants 0.50.50.50.50.5
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)4,7746,0307,4168,98511,044
Increase in the total volume of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year)
34.026.323.021.222.9
Average number of cashless payments per inhabitant (units)1924293442
Daily average volume of cashless payments (millions)1317202530
Volume of cashless payments by instrument type
 (millions)
Credit transfers 3,9884,8345,9787,1967,193
Direct debits navnavnav00
Cheques 33333
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 7461,1591,4051,7643,830
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 292349424501577
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 251275298319330
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 2035366839432,923
Other payment instruments 3734302318
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of cashless payments, in volume of payments
 (% of total cashless payments)
Credit transfers 83.580.280.680.165.1
Direct debits navnavnav0.00.0
Cheques 0.10.10.00.00.0
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 15.619.218.919.634.7
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 6.15.85.75.65.2
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 5.24.64.03.63.0
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 4.38.99.210.526.5
Other payment instruments 0.80.60.40.30.2
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the volume of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year)
Credit transfers 37.321.223.720.4-0.0
Direct debits navnavnavnavnav
Cheques -4.3-5.1-8.9-12.7-0.3
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 21.055.421.225.5117.2
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 20.319.421.718.115.2
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 6.39.68.47.33.4
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 47.5163.427.638.1209.8
Other payment instruments -4.7-8.3-9.8-25.2-21.0
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Volume of cashless payments per inhabitant
 (units)
Credit transfers 15.818.923.127.527.1
Direct debits navnavnav0.00.0
Cheques 0.00.00.00.00.0
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 3.04.55.46.714.5
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 1.21.41.61.92.2
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 1.01.11.21.21.2
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 0.82.12.63.611.0
Other payment instruments 0.10.10.10.10.1
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Daily average volume of cashless payments
 (thousands)
Credit transfers 10,92613,24316,37819,71519,707
Direct debits navnavnav00
Cheques 99877
Card and e-money payments: Total volume 2,0443,1753,8504,83210,494
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 8009551,1621,3731,582
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 686753816875905
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 5571,4671,8722,5848,007
Other payment instruments 10092836249
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Volume of fast payments
Fast payments: Total volume (thousands)napnapnapnapnap
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 (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Increase in volume (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Average volume per inhabitant (units)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Daily average volume (thousands)napnapnapnapnap
Value of cashless payments
Cashless payments: Total value (USD millions)1,463,4721,391,5861,661,7241,831,5432,150,375
Cashless payments: Increase in the real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
-17.8-10.615.36.213.8
Cashless payments: Average value per cashless payment (USD)307231224204195
Cashless payments: Average value per inhabitant (USD)5,8045,4476,4236,9948,114
Cashless payments: Value as a ratio to GDP (%)164.3161.8178.2180.3206.4
Cashless payments: Daily average value (USD millions)4,0103,8134,5535,0185,891
Value of cashless payments by instrument type
 (USD millions)
Credit transfers 1,288,8621,240,4051,513,2211,710,1462,045,405
Direct debits navnavnav010
Cheques 18,11715,48515,29411,31710,181
Card and e-money payments: Total value 36,59236,46439,98643,90745,336
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 15,22515,69418,93421,39020,592
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 21,08620,37520,52121,59221,429
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 2803945319253,314
Other payment instruments 119,90299,23393,22266,17349,443
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Relative importance of cashless payments, in value of payments
 (% of total cashless payments)
Credit transfers 88.189.191.193.495.1
Direct debits navnavnav0.00.0
Cheques 1.21.10.90.60.5
Card and e-money payments: Total value 2.52.62.42.42.1
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 1.01.11.11.21.0
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 1.41.51.21.21.0
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 0.00.00.00.10.2
Other payment instruments 8.27.15.63.62.3
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Increase in the real value of cashless payments
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
Credit transfers -18.3-9.517.88.915.9
Direct debits navnavnavnav59,112.7
Cheques -17.2-19.6-4.6-28.7-12.8
Card and e-money payments: Total value -2.9-6.35.95.80.1
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 1.4-3.116.58.8-6.7
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 -5.7-9.2-2.71.4-3.8
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments -5.732.430.267.8247.2
Other payment instruments -17.3-22.2-9.3-31.6-27.6
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Average value of cashless payments per payment
 (USD)
Credit transfers 323257253238284
Direct debits navnavnavnav10,138
Cheques 5,3224,7935,1994,4093,979
Card and e-money payments: Total value 4931282512
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 5245454336
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 8474696865
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 11111
Other payment instruments 3,2742,9563,0802,9232,763
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Average value of cashless payments per inhabitant
 (USD)
Credit transfers 5,1114,8565,8496,5307,718
Direct debits navnavnav00
Cheques 7261594338
Card and e-money payments: Total value 145143155168171
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 6061738278
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 8480798281
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 122413
Other payment instruments 475388360253187
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Value of cashless payments as a ratio to GDP
 (%)
Credit transfers 144.7144.3162.3168.4196.3
Direct debits navnavnav0.00.0
Cheques 2.01.81.61.11.0
Card and e-money payments: Total value 4.14.24.34.34.4
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 1.71.82.02.12.0
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 2.42.42.22.12.1
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 0.00.00.10.10.3
Other payment instruments 13.511.510.06.54.7
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Daily average value of cashless payments
 (USD millions)
Credit transfers 3,5313,3984,1464,6855,604
Direct debits navnavnav00
Cheques 5042423128
Card and e-money payments: Total value 100100110120124
Card and e-money payments: By card with a debit function 4243525956
Card and e-money payments:
  By card with a delayed debit function
napnapnapnapnap
Card and e-money payments: By card with a credit function 5856565959
Card and e-money payments: E-money payments 11139
Other payment instruments 328272255181135
Memo: Money remittances napnapnapnapnap
Value of fast payments
Fast payments: Total value (USD millions)napnapnapnapnap
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 (%)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Increase in real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Average value per payment (USD)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Average value per inhabitant (USD)napnapnapnapnap
Fast payments: Value as ratio of GDP (%)napnapnapnapnap
Volume of withdrawals/deposits
With cards issued inside the country: Total volume (millions)2,6842,9593,3253,6644,298
With cards issued inside the country:
  Increase in total volume
 (% change on previous year)
15.510.212.410.217.3
With cards issued inside the country:
  Average volume per inhabitant (units)
1112131416
With cards issued inside the country:
  Daily average volume (units)
7,353,7538,107,3409,110,81610,037,09911,774,307
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 2,6512,9093,2613,4713,865
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
2,6492,9073,2583,4683,861
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
22333
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 napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 335065193433
Relative importance of withdrawals/deposits,
 in volume of transactions
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 98.898.398.094.789.9
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
98.798.298.094.789.8
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
0.10.10.10.10.1
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 1.21.72.05.310.1
Increase in the volume of withdrawals/deposits
 (% change on previous year)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 14.99.812.16.411.3
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
14.99.812.16.411.3
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
10.29.67.421.58.4
Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 87.949.230.2197.2124.7
Volume of withdrawals/deposits per inhabitant
 (units)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 1111131315
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
1111131315
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
00000
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions 00012
Daily average volume of withdrawals/deposits
 (thousands)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 7,2627,9718,9339,50910,588
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
7,2567,9648,9269,50010,578
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
67799
Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 911361785281,186
Value of withdrawals/deposits
Total value (USD millions)163,204158,383178,871192,126213,391
Increase in the real value
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
-5.2-8.89.13.57.6
Average value per transaction (USD)6154545250
Average value per inhabitant (USD)647620691734805
Total value as a ratio to GDP (%)18.318.419.218.920.5
Daily average value (USD millions)447434490526585
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 162,849157,810178,176190,488200,672
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
162,305157,264177,541189,656199,874
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
543547635831798
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 napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 3555736951,63912,719
Relative importance of withdrawals/deposits, in value of transactions
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 99.899.699.699.194.0
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
99.499.399.398.793.7
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
0.30.30.40.40.4
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 0.20.40.40.96.0
Increase in the real value of withdrawals/deposits
 (% change on previous year, adjusted by CPI inflation)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country -5.3-8.99.13.02.1
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
-5.3-8.99.02.92.1
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
-3.3-5.412.226.1-6.9
Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 7.451.617.1127.2652.1
Value withdrawals/deposits per transaction
 (USD)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 6154555552
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
6154545552
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
243224242260231
Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 111211929
Average value of withdrawals/deposits per inhabitant
 (USD)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 646618689727757
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
644616686724754
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
22233
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 123648
Value of withdrawals/deposits as a ratio to GDP
 (%)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 18.318.419.118.819.3
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
18.218.319.018.719.2
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
0.10.10.10.10.1
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
napnapnapnapnap
E-money loading/unloading transactions 0.00.10.10.21.2
Daily average value of withdrawals/deposits
 (USD millions)
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country 446432488522550
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations inside the country
445431486520548
Cash withdrawals with cards issued inside the country:
  at locations outside the country
11222
Memo: Cash withdrawals at locations inside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals with cards issued outside the country napnapnapnapnap
Cash withdrawals:total napnapnapnapnap
Cash deposits with cards issued inside the country at locations
  inside the country
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E-money loading/unloading transactions 122435
Number of cards
 (thousands)
Total 256,248301,271349,953444,634515,567
With a cash function 105,828137,143153,555181,723178,604
With a debit function 98,638112,949127,787155,663152,482
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 16,04316,86417,40617,24417,275
With an e-money function 35,73834,31551,20590,004167,206
Total number of cards: of which: contactless 35,73834,31551,20590,004167,206
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank 19,37912,02019,67241,505107,788
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
105,828137,143153,555181,723178,604
Increase in the number of cards
 (% change on previous year)
Total 7.217.616.227.116.0
With a cash function 1.229.612.018.3-1.7
With a debit function 18.614.513.121.8-2.0
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 6.35.13.2-0.90.2
With an e-money function -1.3-4.049.275.885.8
Total number of cards: of which: contactless -1.3-4.049.275.885.8
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank -20.9-38.063.7111.0159.7
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
1.229.612.018.3-1.7
Number of cards per inhabitant
 (units)
Total 1.021.181.351.701.95
With a cash function 0.420.540.590.690.67
With a debit function 0.390.440.490.590.58
With a delayed debit function napnapnapnapnap
With a credit function 0.060.070.070.070.07
With an e-money function 0.140.130.200.340.63
Total number of cards: of which: contactless 0.140.130.200.340.63
Total number of cards: of which: issued by a non-bank 0.080.050.080.160.41
Total number of cards:
  of which: able to initiate device-not-present payments
0.420.540.590.690.67
Number of terminals
 (thousands)
POS terminals 8431,0051,0501,2371,046
EFTPOS terminals: total 8431,0051,0501,2371,046
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total 9199103107107
ATMs: cash withdrawal 9199103107107
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer 9199103107107
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Terminals located in the country: increase in the number of terminals
 (% change on previous year)
POS terminals 32.819.34.517.8-15.5
EFTPOS terminals: total 32.819.34.517.8-15.5
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total nav9.54.23.10.2
ATMs: cash withdrawal nav9.54.23.10.2
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer nav9.54.23.10.2
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap
Number of terminals per inhabitant
 (units)
POS terminals 0.0030.0040.0040.0050.004
EFTPOS terminals: total 0.0030.0040.0040.0050.004
EFTPOS terminals: contactless napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: total 0.0000.0000.0000.0000.000
ATMs: cash withdrawal 0.0000.0000.0000.0000.000
ATMs: cash deposit napnapnapnapnap
ATMs: credit transfer 0.0000.0000.0000.0000.000
ATMs: contactless napnapnapnapnap