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Commercial Automated Clearinghouse Transactions Processed by the Federal Reserve--Quarterly Data

The daily average volume and average daily value of items are based on the number of business days in each quarter.1 

Quarter Volume
(millions
of items)
Volume
percent
change
Value
(billions
of dollars)
Value
percent
change
Average daily
volume
(millions
of items)
Average daily
value
(billions
of dollars)
Average value
per
transaction
(dollars)
2013:Q4 2,870 2.9 4,934 1.6 46.3 79.6 1,719
2013:Q3 2,790 1.0 4,858 -1.9 43.6 75.9 1,741
2013:Q2 2,764 1.6 4,952 0.1 43.2 77.4 1,792
2013:Q1 2,719 -0.3 4,946 -0.9 44.6 81.1 1,819
2012:Q4 2,727 3.7 4,992 4.5 44.0 80.5 1,831
2012:Q3 2,631 -0.5 4,776 0.0 41.8 75.8 1,815
2012:Q2 2,645 -0.7 4,776 0.6 41.3 74.6 1,806
2012:Q1 2,662 1.6 4,750 2.7 42.9 76.6 1,784
2011:Q4 2,621 1.2 4,624 4.3 43.0 75.8 1,764
2011:Q3 2,590 1.3 4,433 1.9 40.5 69.3 1,712
2011:Q2 2,556 -1.0 4,348 -1.1 39.9 67.9 1,701
2011:Q1 2,582 -1.5 4,397 -1.9 41.6 70.9 1,703
2010:Q4 2,621 2.7 4,480 7.0 41.6 71.1 1,709
2010:Q3 2,551 0.3 4,188 -2.5 39.9 65.4 1,642
2010:Q2 2,543 1.0 4,296 8.0 39.7 67.1 1,690
2010:Q1 2,518 -1.6 3,977 -0.2 41.3 65.2 1,579
2009:Q4 2,558 3.8 3,983 3.7 41.3 64.2 1,557
2009:Q3 2,464 0.0 3,842 -0.2 37.9 59.1 1,559
2009:Q2 2,464 -0.7 3,850 2.8 38.5 60.1 1,563
2009:Q1 2,481 -0.7 3,745 -1.0 40.7 61.4 1,510
2008:Q4 2,499 -1.1 3,783 -4.7 40.3 61.0 1,514
2008:Q3 2,528 0.7 3,968 -0.8 39.5 62.0 1,570
2008:Q2 2,510 0.3 4,000 2.3 39.2 62.5 1,594
2008:Q1 2,503 1.6 3,911 2.6 40.4 63.1 1,562
2007:Q4 2,463 5.6 3,813 4.0 39.7 61.5 1,548
2007:Q3 2,333 1.1 3,666 1.8 37.0 58.2 1,571
2007:Q2 2,308 2.2 3,602 3.9 36.1 56.3 1,561
2007:Q1 2,259 4.3 3,466 3.7 36.4 55.9 1,535
2006:Q4 2,166 5.0 3,344 2.8 35.5 54.8 1,544
2006:Q3 2,063 2.8 3,253 0.2 33.8 53.3 1,577
2006:Q2 2,006 0.5 3,246 -1.1 32.9 53.2 1,618
2006:Q1 1,996 4.3 3,281 0.0 32.7 53.8 1,644
2005:Q4 1,913 2.9 3,282 0.2 31.4 53.8 1,716
2005:Q3 1,858 2.7 3,276 4.1 29.0 51.2 1,763
2005:Q2 1,810 2.9 3,147 1.6 28.3 49.2 1,739
2005:Q1 1,758 1.0 3,096 -3.1 27.5 48.4 1,761
2004:Q4 1,740 5.9 3,195 3.6 27.2 49.9 1,836
2004:Q3 1,643 4.2 3,085 -2.3 25.7 48.2 1,877
2004:Q2 1,577 3.4 3,158 1.7 25.4 50.9 2,002
2004:Q1 1,525 5.1 3,105 -1.9 24.6 50.1 2,036
2003:Q4 1,452 4.6 3,166 -10.9 23.4 51.1 2,181
2003:Q3 1,388 -1.1 3,555 -4.6 21.7 55.5 2,561
2003:Q2 1,404 4.4 3,727 6.4 21.9 58.2 2,655
2003:Q1 1,345 0.4 3,503 -2.1 22.0 57.4 2,605
2002:Q4 1,339 6.7 3,577 9.1 21.6 57.7 2,671
2002:Q3 1,255 3.1 3,279 4.4 19.6 51.2 2,613
2002:Q2 1,217 3.6 3,142 0.2 19.0 49.1 2,581
2002:Q1 1,175 -0.5 3,137 -5.2 19.3 51.4 2,671
2001:Q4 1,181 5.2 3,308 5.9 19.0 53.4 2,802
2001:Q3 1,122 2.7 3,124 -2.3 17.8 49.6 2,785
2001:Q2 1,093 3.8 3,199 4.0 17.1 50.0 2,927
2001:Q1 1,053 3.9 3,076 1.5 17.0 49.6 2,921
2000:Q4 1,014 5.7 3,031 5.1 16.4 48.9 2,988
2000:Q3 960 2.5 2,885 -0.3 15.2 45.8 3,004
2000:Q2 937 4.0 2,892 2.9 14.6 45.2 3,087
2000:Q1 901 2.7 2,812 0.5 14.3 44.6 3,122
1999:Q4 877 3.5 2,798 3.8 13.9 44.4 3,190
1999:Q3 847 2.4 2,694 -1.2 13.2 42.1 3,179
1999:Q2 828 4.6 2,727 3.2 12.9 42.6 3,295
1999:Q1 791 0.4 2,643 -3.5 13.0 43.3 3,340
1998:Q4 788 3.7 2,740 6.5 12.7 44.2 3,476
1998:Q3 760 3.8 2,572 -0.9 11.7 39.6 3,383
1998:Q2 733 7.0 2,595 6.7 11.4 40.5 3,542
1998:Q1 685 -1.5 2,431 -1.2 11.2 39.9 3,551
1997:Q4 695 4.5 2,461 6.6 11.2 39.7 3,541
1997:Q3 665 3.7 2,309 2.6 10.4 36.1 3,472
1997:Q2 641 6.6 2,251 6.8 10.0 35.2 3,509
 1997:Q12 601 -4.4 2,108 3.6 9.9 34.6 3,505
1996:Q4 629 4.7 2,036 -2.1 10.2 32.8 3,234
1996:Q3 601 2.8 2,079 -0.6 9.4 32.5 3,459
1996:Q2 585 4.6 2,093 0.6 9.1 32.7 3,577
1996:Q1 559 2.8 2,081 1.2 9.0 33.6 3,721
1995:Q4 544 4.7 2,057 4.4 8.8 33.2 3,782
1995:Q3 519 3.0 1,970 0.7 8.2 31.3 3,794
1995:Q2 504 5.3 1,956 6.7 7.9 30.6 3,879
1995:Q1 479 3.4 1,834 1.5 7.7 29.6 3,828
1994:Q4 463 4.1 1,807 3.6 7.6 29.6 3,898
1994:Q3 445 4.6 1,745 -1.6 7.0 27.3 3,920
1994:Q2 425 5.5 1,773 0.2 6.6 27.7 4,168
1994:Q1 403 1.7 1,770 7.1 6.5 28.5 4,388
1993:Q4 397 4.5 1,652 -0.8 6.3 26.2 4,166
1993:Q3 380 4.0 1,665 0.6 5.9 26.0 4,388
1993:Q2 365 5.9 1,655 11.6 5.7 25.9 4,535
1993:Q1 345 -2.6 1,483 -16.1 5.7 24.3 4,301
1992:Q4 354 4.6 1,767 8.7 5.7 28.5 4,991
1992:Q3 338 3.4 1,626 0.2 5.2 25.0 4,804
1992:Q2 327 6.7 1,622 7.0 5.1 25.3 4,954
1992:Q1 307 0.7 1,516 -0.1 4.9 24.5 4,942
1991:Q4 305 6.1 1,518 6.2 4.8 24.1 4,984
1991:Q3 287 5.4 1,429 5.0 4.5 22.3 4,979
1991:Q2 272 6.8 1,361 9.8 4.3 21.6 4,997
1991:Q1 255 2.5 1,240 13.7 4.2 20.3 4,864
 1990:Q43 249 7.4 1,091 14.0 4.0 17.6 4,384
1990:Q3 232 3.4 957 -4.8 3.7 15.2 4,131
1990:Q2 224 6.3 1,005 -10.3 3.5 15.7 4,488
1990:Q1 211 5.3 1,120 13.5 3.4 18.1 5,317
1989:Q4 200 6.8 987 2.8 3.2 15.9 4,932
1989:Q3 187 3.1 960 3.6 3.0 15.2 5,121
1989:Q2 182 6.3 996 11.0 2.8 15.6 5,476
1989:Q1 171 5.6 897 0.1 2.8 14.5 5,244

Footnotes

1. Data are updated quarterly. Values are subject to minor changes based on adjustments. Data will be adjusted to reflect actual values as needed. Return to text.

2. Beginning in 1997, reported ACH volumes do not include non-value items. Return to table

3. Data for years preceding 1991 do not include items sent to the Reserve Banks by the New York Automated Clearinghouse. Return to table

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Last update: February 18, 2014