Bank of England: number of 20 pound notes destroyed in the UK 2003/2004 - 2017/2018

Amount of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation by the Bank of England in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2003/2004 to 2017/2018 (in millions of notes)

Bank of England: number of 20 pound notes destroyed in the UK 2003/2004 - 2017/2018 This statistic illustrates the total number of twenty British pound value banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed by the Bank of England in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2003/2004 to 2017/2018. It can be seen that the number of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation fluctuated during the period under observation, reaching a total of 174 million notes as of 2017/2018. The highest number of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed in one year was 657 million notes, in the period 2010/2011.
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Amount of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation by the Bank of England in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2003/2004 to 2017/2018 (in millions of notes)

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Number of banknotes in millions
2003/04230
2004/05202
2005/06265
2006/07273
2007/08526
2008/09371
2009/10433
2010/11657
2011/12223
2012/13198
2013/14191
2014/15192
2015/16177
2016/17169
2017/18174
Number of banknotes in millions
2003/04230
2004/05202
2005/06265
2006/07273
2007/08526
2008/09371
2009/10433
2010/11657
2011/12223
2012/13198
2013/14191
2014/15192
2015/16177
2016/17169
2017/18174
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This statistic illustrates the total number of twenty British pound value banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed by the Bank of England in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2003/2004 to 2017/2018. It can be seen that the number of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation fluctuated during the period under observation, reaching a total of 174 million notes as of 2017/2018. The highest number of twenty British pound banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed in one year was 657 million notes, in the period 2010/2011.
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