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Cards with a Credit Function in Germany, Forecast 2016 - 2020

Cards with a Credit Function in Germany, Forecast 2016 - 2020 • Millions
Date Millions Variation
2020 6.86 5.83
2019 6.48 6.18
2018 6.10 6.6
2017 5.72 7.07
2016 5.35 7.59

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Main Credit Card Indicators

  • Credit Card Transaction

    Value (million or billion US Dollars or any other national currency) or volume (number of transactions) of payment transactions performed with credit cards, i.e. cards indicating that the holder has been granted a line of credit. They enable him/her to make purchases and/or draw cash up to a prearranged ceiling. The credit granted may be settled in full by the end of a specific period, or may be settled in part, with the balance taken as extended credit. Interest is charged on the amount of extended credit and the holder is sometimes charged an annual fee. Based on: Bank for International Settlements.

  • Number Of Credit Cards

    Number of credit cards used by a given population. Credit cards are understood as cards indicating that the holder has been granted a line of credit. They enable him/her to make purchases and/or draw cash up to a prearranged ceiling. The credit granted may be settled in full by the end of a specific period, or may be settled in part, with the balance taken as extended credit. Interest is charged on the amount of extended credit and the holder is sometimes charged an annual fee. Based on: Bank for International Settlements.