Eurozone: opinion on removal of selected euro coin denominators from 2013 to 2015

This statistic shows opinions on the removal of selected euro coin denominators, according to the eurozone countries population, from October 2013 to October 2015. The majority of respondents pointed to 1 and 2 cent euro coins, suggesting their removal: 89 percent and 83 percent respectively in 2015.

Please indicate whether any of the euro coin denominations should be removed (if yes, which one(s)?

1 cent89%89%89%
2 cent83%86%83%
5 cent28%33%29%
10 cent5%6%6%
20 cent5%5%6%
50 cent1%1%1%
1 euro2%2%2%
2 euro5%4%3%
Don't know3%2%3%
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

October 2015



Survey time period

2013 to 2015

Number of respondents


Age group

15 and older

Special properties

respondents who consider that there are too many euro coins

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

* The sample size for the particular question.
As of October 2015, the euro is the official currency of 19 Member States of the EU: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia and Spain. These countries are collectively known as the euro area.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "The Euro currency"

Further Content: You might find this interesting as well


Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.