In New Zealand, 40% of

people prefer cash for

small transactions

(Bank of New Zealand, 2019)

In Germany, cash payments are

7 seconds

faster than card payments

with PIN entry

(Deutsche Bundesbank, Feb 2019)

In Greece, cash is used for

88%

of point of sale payments

(Access to Cash Review, 2019)

Americans use cash for

30%

of all transactions in 2017

(Federal Reserve, Nov 2018)

In Canada,

53%

of payments under $15

are made with cash

(Bank of Canada, 2018)

97%

of British consumers
say they carry cash on them

(Access to Cash, Dec 2018)

75% of countries report

cash is used in over 50%

of transactions (Global Cash Report 2018)

89% of people in

Germany say they would

not renounce cash

(ING-DiBa, 2017)

31.5%

of people over 15 years old

do not have bank accounts

and rely on cash

(World Bank, 2018)