Debit Card Purchases in Australia increased by 17.52%

April 13, 2009

For the 12 months period(January 2008 to December 2008), the total purchases made using debit cards in Australia has increased by a whopping 17.52%(A$16.17 billion) if compares to the same period in 2007.

This is a significant growth taking into the fact that the number of debit card users has only increased by 5.03% or 1,385,653 in the same period.

For detailed statistics such as the total number of debit card users, the total debit card transactions(cash-out as well as purchases), the total ATM cash withdrawals made using debit cards, etc., visit the site, Australia debit cards online application.