Bank of England: number of 50 pound notes destroyed in the UK 2003/2004 - 2017/2018

Amount of fifty 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)

by Statista Research Department, last edited May 18, 2018
Bank of England: number of 50 pound notes destroyed in the UK 2003/2004 - 2017/2018 This statistic illustrates the total number of fifty 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 fifty British pound banknotes removed from circulation fluctuated during the period under observation, reaching a total of 10 million notes as of 2017/2018. The highest number of fifty British pound banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed in one year was 217 million notes, in the period 2012/2013.
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Amount of fifty 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
2003/042
2004/052
2005/066
2006/076
2007/087
2008/094
2009/108
2010/117
2011/1217
2012/13217
2013/1437
2014/1535
2015/1610
2016/1710
2017/1810
Number of banknotes in millions
2003/042
2004/052
2005/066
2006/076
2007/087
2008/094
2009/108
2010/117
2011/1217
2012/13217
2013/1437
2014/1535
2015/1610
2016/1710
2017/1810
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by Statista Research Department, last edited May 18, 2018
This statistic illustrates the total number of fifty 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 fifty British pound banknotes removed from circulation fluctuated during the period under observation, reaching a total of 10 million notes as of 2017/2018. The highest number of fifty British pound banknotes removed from circulation and destroyed in one year was 217 million notes, in the period 2012/2013.
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