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In Macao, there are

324.6 ATMs

per 100,000 people

(IMF, 2018)

In Angus area of Scotland,

75%

of people favor coin-operated parking meters

(Angus Council, 2019)

In Rwanda,

50%

of people are unbanked

(World Bank, 2018)

Globally, CIC has increased

from 4% to 7%

annually over the last five years

(WPR, 2019)

in Asia, over

75%

of e-commerce transactions are paid with cash on delivery

(G4S, 2018)

In Finland,

cash is used for

54%

of POS payments

(ECB, 2017)

In Cyprus,

cash is used for

88%

of POS payments

(ECB, 2017)

In the USA,

80%

of teenagers paid allowance receive cash

(JA, 2019)

In the USA,

34%

of teenagers are unbanked

(JA, 2019)


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