Charts & Graphs Archive
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Purchases at Merchants on U.S. General Purpose Cards
Spending at merchants in 2014 by credit, debit, and prepaid cards issued in the U.S. reached $4.910 trillion. Credit cards accounted for $2.631 trillion.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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