Number of damaged or mutilated note claims in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2018

The number of claims for damaged or mutilated banknotes in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2014 to 2018, by removal reason

by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jun 13, 2019
Number of damaged or mutilated note claims in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014-2018 The statistic shows the number of claims for damaged or mutilated banknotes in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2014 to 2018, detailed by the reason for seeking reimbursement. In 2018, the Bank of England received over 20 thousand reimbursement applications. Approximately 10.4 thousand of them pertained to torn notes or partial notes. Further three thousand quoted banknotes "chewed or eaten" as the reason for seeking reimbursement.
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The number of claims for damaged or mutilated banknotes in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2014 to 2018, by removal reason

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Torn/part notesChewed/eatenContaminatedFire/flood damagedWashed
201810,4383,2182,8882,0361,834
201711,5574,8262,3611,7852,065
201610,4715,0942,5651,2391,809
201510,6715,3642,9129971,801
201411,3285,7032,9621,1331,967
Torn/part notesChewed/eatenContaminatedFire/flood damagedWashed
201810,4383,2182,8882,0361,834
201711,5574,8262,3611,7852,065
201610,4715,0942,5651,2391,809
201510,6715,3642,9129971,801
201411,3285,7032,9621,1331,967
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by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jun 13, 2019
The statistic shows the number of claims for damaged or mutilated banknotes in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2014 to 2018, detailed by the reason for seeking reimbursement. In 2018, the Bank of England received over 20 thousand reimbursement applications. Approximately 10.4 thousand of them pertained to torn notes or partial notes. Further three thousand quoted banknotes "chewed or eaten" as the reason for seeking reimbursement.
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