In the USA,  86% of

consumers use cash on a daily,

weekly or monthly basis (Glory, 2017)

There are AU$1.5bn 

banknotes in circulation

(Reserve Bank of Australia, 2016)

Cash share makes up


of South Africa's GDP

$5 trillion is the

total value of the world's

cash in circulation

(The Money Project, 2015)


people are financially excluded in Europe

Cash in circulation

continues to grow by

5% annually

(Currency Research, 2014)


of Americans do not believe that the USA will be cashless in 2037


of cash transactions under $10 is paid in cash in the USA

5-7 hundred billion

banknotes are circulating globally