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Digital Payments

in-scope

  • Online processed payment transactions
  • Mobile POS payments processed via smart devices at point-of-sale
  • Digital consumer commerce transactions (e.g. credit card, online payment providers etc.)

out-of-scope

  • mPOS solutions (dongle payments) for card payments or mobile card readers
  • Business-to-Business payments
  • Electronic banking (eBanking)
  • Provision fees from payment providers
Market definition

Highlights

worldwide

Currency

$ USD
€ EUR (2016: 1 USD = 0.90554 EUR)
£ GBP (2016: 1 USD = 0.75014 GBP)
  • Total Transaction Value in the "Digital Payments" segment amounts to US$3,265,209m in 2018.
  • Total Transaction Value is expected to show an annual growth rate (CAGR 2018-2022) of 13.5% resulting in the total amount of US$5,411,354m in 2022.
  • The market's largest segment is the segment Digital Commerce with a total transaction value of US$2,873,774m in 2018.
  • From a global comparison perspective it is shown that the highest cumulated transaction value is reached in China (US$1,040,120m in 2018).
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Transaction Value Transaction Value Growth

in the Digital Payments market in million US$ in percent

Reading Support Total Transaction Value in the "Digital Payments" segment amounts to US$3,265,209m in 2018. Reading Support The "Digital Commerce" segment is expected to show a transaction value growth of 12.1% in 2019.

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Transaction Value:

The "Transaction Value" box shows the forecasted value of transactions in the selected market (market segment, region) for each year. The figures do not refer to the actual revenue that is generated by the processing companies.


Transaction Value Growth:

The "Transaction Value Growth" box shows the year-over-year development of the transaction value in the selected market (market segment, region) in percentage terms.

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User Penetration Rate

in the Digital Payments market in millions in percent

Reading Support In the "Digital Commerce" segment, the number of users is expected to amount to 2,592.2m by 2022. Reading Support User penetration in the "Digital Payments" segment is at 47.9% in 2018.

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User:

The “User” box shows the number of active paying customers (or accounts) of the selected market (market segment, region) in millions for each year.


Penetration Rate:

The “Penetration Rate” box shows the share of active paying customers (or accounts) from the total population of the selected market (market segment, region) for each year.

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av. Transaction Value per User

in the Digital Payments market in US$

Reading Support The average transaction value per user in the "Digital Commerce" segment amounts to US$1,492.7 in 2018.

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Average Transaction Value per User:

The box shows the average annual transaction value per user (or potential user) of the selected market (market segment, region) for each year.

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Global Comparison - Transaction Value

in the Digital Payments market in million US$ in 2018

Reading Support With a total transaction value of US$1,040,120m in 2018, the highest value worldwide is reached in China.

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Global Comparison – Transaction Value:

The box shows a comparison of transaction values for 50 of the world's leading digital economies in the selected market (market segment, region) and year.


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Key Market Indicators

The following Key Market Indicators give an overview of the demographic, economic and technological development of the selected region on the basis of general KPIs. The calculation of Statista’s Market Outlook is based on a complex market-driver logic including over 400 region-specific data sets.

2016201720182019202020212022 CAGR
(2016-2022)
Mobile Phones Volume / Capita in units
Average per capita sales of mobile phones in units | Source: Statista Analysis
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Laptops Volume / Capita in units
Average per capita sales of laptops and tablets in units. | Source: Statista Analysis
x.xx x.xx x.xx x.xx x.xx x.xx x.xx
Desktop-PCs Volume / Capita in units
Average per capita sales of Desktop-PCs in units. | Source: Statista Analysis
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Mobile Phones Revenue / Capita in US$
Average revenue of mobile phones per capita | Source: Statista Analysis
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Laptops Revenue / Capita in US$
Average revenue of laptops and tablets per capita. | Source: Statista Analysis
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Desktop-PC Revenue / Capita in US$
Average revenue of Desktop-PCs per capita. | Source: Statista Analysis
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New registered companies
Number of newly established and registered companies (within the past 12 months) in the selected region. | Source: OECD, Eurostat, Statista Analysis
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Smartphone Penetration in %
Percentage of individuals from the total population using a smartphone on a monthly basis. | Source: Statista Analysis
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Internet Penetration in %
Percentage of individuals from the total population using the internet on a monthly basis. | Source: Statista Analysis
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Consumer Spending / Capita in US$
Average consumer spending per capita of private households in the selected region | Source: Statista Analysis, based on UN, World Bank, IMF, Eurostat and national statistical offices
x,xxx x,xxx x,xxx x,xxx x,xxx x,xxx x,xxx
GDP / Capita in US$
Gross domestic product of the selected region in relation to the total population. | Source: IMF
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Households in m
Total number of households in the selected region. | Source: Statista Analysis
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Population in m
Number of individuals (all ages) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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0-15 years in m
Number of individuals (age 0-15) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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16-24 years in m
Number of individuals (age 16-24) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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25-34 years in m
Number of individuals (age 25-34) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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35-44 years in m
Number of individuals (age 35-44) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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45-54 years in m
Number of individuals (age 45-54) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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55+ years in m
Number of individuals (age 55 and older) living in the selected region. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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Telecommunication
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Average Connection Speed in kbits/s
Average internet connection speed in Kbits/s. | Source: Akamai, Statista Analysis
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Fixed Broadband Subscription / 100 Capita
Number of fixed broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants. | Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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Finance
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Online Banking Penetration in %
Percentage of individuals (total population over 16 years) using online-banking services at least once a year (e.g. bank transfers, account information). | Source: Eurostat, Statista Analysis
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Debit Card Penetration in %
Percentage of individuals (total population over 16 years) who own at least one debit card. |Source: World Bank, Statista Analysis
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Source: Statista, June 2018; Selected region only includes countries listed in the Digital Market Outlook
Source: Statista, June 2018, based on IMF, World Bank, UN and Eurostat
Selected region only includes countries listed in the Digital Market Outlook

Top 5 online stores by net sales

The following boxes show the top 5 online stores by eCommerce net sales (first party sales) in the Digital Payments market in worldwide. Data basis for net sales and market share are company surveys, annual reports and a complex sales forecast model developed by Statista.

amazon.com
Net sales (2017)
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apple.com
Net sales (2017)
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walmart.com
Net sales (2017)
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amazon.de
Net sales (2017)
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amazon.co.uk
Net sales (2017)
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