Contactless Payments in Australia

Westpac, Australia’s oldest bank, has released information on the use of contactless payments in Australia. The results? More than 90% of users now purchase through contactless payments, making Australia one of the countries with the highest penetration for this payment method.

This infographic describes the main findings, including how Australian’s love of food translates into finding easier ways of paying for food and groceries, or how just in 2017, 325 million contactless payments were made.

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Source: https://www.westpac.com.au/personal-banking/credit-cards/explore/visa-contactless-payments-data/