Bank of Lithuania

Number of valid cards with the cash and/or payment function, issued by Lithuanian PSPs at the end of the quarter. Three-party scheme cards, issued by PSPs acting as intermediaries (e.g. American Express, Diners), are also included. Cards issued by merchants (e.g. discount cards, points cards, etc.) are excluded from payment cards, unless they have been issued in cooperation with PSPs. Cards issued by Lithuanian PSPs or Lithuanian PSPs acting as intermediaries that can be used only domestically are included in the category of domestic cards, whereas cards that can be used both domestically and internationally – international cards.  

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Payment cards issued by Lithuanian paymens service providers

Measurement units: VIENETAI (units)

Q1/2018 Q2/2018 Q3/2018 Q4/2018 Q1/2019 Q2/2019 Q3/2019 Q4/2019 Q1/2020
Total number of cards issued (except e money cards) 3,288,356 3,277,994 3,268,504 3,243,393 3,241,220 3,239,003 3,240,195 3,225,847 3,221,530
Domestic cards 4,747 4,915 8,721 8,711 7,799 8,536 8,121 7,329 3,560
International cards 3,283,609 3,273,079 3,259,783 3,234,682 3,233,421 3,230,467 3,232,074 3,218,518 3,217,970
Visa cards 624,991 606,477 605,109 590,144 587,798 583,100 575,990 554,628 578,719
MasterCard cards 2,658,618 2,666,602 2,654,674 2,644,538 2,645,623 2,647,367 2,656,084 2,663,890 2,639,251
Other cards - - - - - - - - -
Last update: 24-04-2017