Industry Data

CANADIAN PAYMENTS DATA FOR 2018

For details please see the 2019 Canadian Payment Methods and Trends (CPMT) report

CHEQUES & PAPER

Value: $3.9 T
Volume: 667 M
Average*: $5,834

DEBIT

Value: $256 B
Volume: 6.1 B
Average*: $42

AUTOMATED BANKING MACHINES (ABM)

Value: $68 B
Volume: 499 M
Average*: $137

ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER (EFT)

Value: $4.9 T
Volume: 2.9 B
Average*: $1,718

PREPAID/PREFUNDED

Value: $18 B
Volume: 304 M
Average*: $60

CREDIT CARD

Value: $552 B
Volume: 5.9 B 
Average*: $93

ONLINE TRANSFERS

Value: $135 B 
Volume: 397 M
Average*: $340

 

*Average Transaction Size

CASH

Value: $92 B
Volume: 4.5 B
Average*: $21