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We could cope with a cash-free society, Swedes say

An increasingly rare sight in Sweden. Photo: Fredrik Sandberg/TT

Published: 16.May.2018 08:54 hrs

Almost two thirds of Swedes say they could manage in a cash-free society.

Every other year the Riksbank reviews the payment habits of people in Sweden, and in the latest edition, seven out of 10 respondents said they could live without cash as a payment method.

That's perhaps not surprising considering the same survey showed that only one in eight (13 percent) had used cash for their most recent purchase. In 2010 the level was 30 percent.

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