UNITED KINGDOM
  Cardholders
  * Total number of people holding at least one credit or debit card: 42 million
  * 30.8 million chip-and-PIN cardholders as of October 2004
  * Total of 65.5 million chip-and-PIN cards issued as of October 2004
  * December 2004 target: 36 million cardholders with at least one chip and-PIN card
  Terminals
  * Total: 860,000 tills, including mag-stripe-only and chip-and-PIN terminals
  * December 2004 target: 636,000 chip-and-PIN terminals
  * 520,000 chip-and-PIN terminals installed by end of October
  Source: APACS, www.chipandpin.co.uk
  FRANCE
   Total Cartes Total % EMV
   Bancaires EMV Deployed
  B0'/EMV cards 47,600,000 4,419,986 9.3%
  EMV ATMs 40,780 21,209 50.0%
  B0'/EMV POS terminals at small retailers 640,000 72,947 11.4%
  B0'/EMV POS terminals at large retailers 130,000 31,482 29.4%
  Source: Groupement des Cartes Bancaires, October 2004, www.cartes-bancaires.com
 

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