($ figures in billions)
   Volume
  VISA 2005 2004 % Change
  World $2,611.7 $2,279.5 14.5%
  U.S. Credit $563.5 $518.8 8.6%
  U.S. Offline Debit Purchases $410.5 $345.8 18.7%
  U.S. Commercial Card Purchases $142.3 $115.0 23.7%
  MASTERCARD
  World $1,173.3 $1,064.3 10.2%
  U.S. Credit $472.2 $433.7 8.9%
  U.S. Offline Debit Purchases $116.8 $92.8 25.9%
  AMERICAN EXPRESS
  World $484.0 $415.8 16.4%
  U.S. $354.0 $304.8 16.1%
  DISCOVER
  U.S. $86.0 $79.5 8.2%
  Notes: World Visa and MasterCard figures include signature debit and credit and are not adjusted for currency fluctuations. Figures do not include PIN-debit purchases or cash volume. Discover figures are for the fiscal year ended Nov. 30.
  Source: Company reports, C&P.
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