Charts & Graphs Archive

View selected Charts & Graphs from the last six years! Click to enlarge.

Jun 2015
Credit Card Debt in the U.S.
Combined outstanding debt on all types of credit cards in the U.S. of $881.57 bil. at year-end 2014 was the lowest level as a percent of total consumer credit since 1990.

May 2015
Growth in Purchase Transactions Worldwide 2009-2019
American Express, Discover/Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard, UnionPay, and Visa credit, debit, and prepaid card purchases at merchants are projected through 2019.

Apr 2015
Top U.S. Debit Card Issuers
The 5 top Visa and 5 top MasterCard U.S. debit/prepaid issuers are ranked based on combined signature and prepaid purchase volume. The top 5 Signature issuers and top 5 PIN issuers are also ranked.

Mar 2015
Purchase Transactions Worldwide
Purchases of goods and services at merchants in calendar year 2014 are measured. Market shares for the six global card networks are shown.

Feb 2015
Purchase Volume for U.S. General Purpose Brands
U.S. region cards carrying Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover brands generated $4.442 trillion in spending at merchants in 2014, up 8.9% over 2013.

Jan 2015
Purchase Transactions Worldwide 2013 vs. 2023
U.S., Canada, Latin America, Europe, Middle East-Africa, and Asia-Pacific card transactions are shown for calendar year 2013 and projected through calendar year 2023.


The Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit decided not to grant American Express’s request for a stay of a permanent injunction issued by the U.S....