Distribution of consumer transactions worldwide 2018, by payment channel

Most popular payment methods for everyday transactions according to internet users worldwide as of June 2018

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Release date

June 2019



Survey time period

May 31, 2018 to June 29, 2018

Number of respondents

8,127 respondents

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Full question was ‘Please think about the payments you make for everyday transactions (excluding rent, mortgage, or other larger, infrequent payments). Thinking of your past 10 everyday transactions, how many were made in each of the following ways?’

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