Data

The data used for the creation of our dashboards are publicly available and can be accessed through the following link.

Overview

  • Aggregate daily transaction volume and number of transactions for the following transaction types
    • Debit card payments at merchants in Switzerland by Domestic / Foreign cardholders.
    • Credit card payments in Switzerland by Domestic / Foreign cardholders and by Point of Sale / E-commerce merchants.
    • Mobile payments at merchants in Switzerland.
    • Cash withdrawals by domestic debit cardholders.
    • Cash deposits by domestic debit cardholders.

Data Providers: Worldline & SIX

Period / Frequency: Daily from 2019-01-01

Access data here: https://monitoringconsumption.com/overview_data

Acquiring Data by Merchant type and Location

Payment transactions of debit cards, credit cards and mobile payments at merchants in Switzerland

  • Payment transactions by merchant category (Retail, Services) and transaction channel (Point of Sale /Ecommerce)
  • Payment transactions by merchant category (Retail, Services) and payment method (Debit, Credit, Mobile)
  • Payment transactions by merchant category (Retail, Services) and location (Agglomeration or Region)
  • Payment transactions by Canton
  • Payment transactions by Origin of the cardholder.

Data Provider: Worldline

Period / Frequency: Daily from 2019-01-01

Access Data here: https://monitoringconsumption.com/acquiring_data

Debit Card Issuing Data by Merchant Type and Location

Point of Sale payments and ATM transactions by cards issued to domestic card holders

  • Payment transactions by merchant category (Retail, Services) and merchant location (Agglomeration or Region/Country)
  • Payment transactions by Canton / Country
  • ATM transactions in Switzerland (withdrawals and deposits) by location (Agglomeration or Canton)

Data Provider: SIX

Period / Frequency: Daily from 2019-01-01

Access Data here: https://monitoringconsumption.com/issuing_data

Credit card Issuing Data by Channel and Location

Credit card payments by cards issued to domestic card holders

  • Payment transactions by channel (Point of sale, Online) and location (Switzerland, Cross-border)

Data Providers: Members of Swiss Payment Association (SPA); BonusCard.ch AG, Cembra Money Bank AG, Cornèr Bank AG, PostFinance AG, Swisscard AECS GmbH, UBS Switzerland AG, Viseca Card Services SA.

Period / Frequency: Weekly (Thursday-Wednesday) for 2020, Monthly for 2021

Access Data here: https://monitoringconsumption.com/issuing_data