Statistics on payment and settlement systems in selected countries

July 2002

This is an annual publication that provides data on payments and payment systems in the G-10 countries. It updates the data contained in the statistical tables in the so-called "Red Book" (Payment Systems in the Group of Ten Countries), the latest edition of which was published in March 2001.

This version of the statistical update contains data for 2000 and earlier years. There are detailed tables for each of the countries as well as a number of comparative tables.

Update as of September 2003 : Data for Japan have been slightly corrected and revised due to changes in data collection methods.