Survey of Consumer Payment Choice

This survey fills a gap in knowledge about the role of consumers in the transformation of payments from paper to electronic.

  • Consumers report adoption of of nine payment instruments, including cash.
  • Consumers report frequency of use of the nine instruments.
  • Consumers rate instrument characteristics like security, cost, and convenience.
  • About the Survey
  • 2010 Data
  • 2009 Data
  • 2008 Data
  • Prior Research

 

This survey by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston looks at payments from the consumer's point of view with three goals: (1) to model consumer behavior, (2) to see how behavior changes over time, (3) to understand what consumers prefer.

Derived Variables with Raw Data

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Results

Derived Variables with Raw Data

Raw Data

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Results

Derived Variables with Raw Data

Raw Data

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Results