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


of point of sale payments

(Access to Cash Review, 2019)

Americans use cash for


of all transactions in 2017

(Federal Reserve, Nov 2018)

In Canada,


of payments under $15

are made with cash

(Bank of Canada, 2018)


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)


of people over 15 years old

do not have bank accounts

and rely on cash

(World Bank, 2018)