Today is the 29th of September 2014, and it is one month before the anniversary of the first Bitcoin ATM installation in Vancouver. Let’s he how far we are now.
Recently we’ve added a new page on the site called Charts where we collect all the metrics about the Bitcoin ATM industry. The advantage of this statistics is that it is online and shows always up-to-date state of the Bitcoin ATM industry. In combination with the information about Bitcoin ATM installations per manufacturers, it gives a very solid base for understanding how we progress.
Number of Bitcoin ATMs Installed
At the moment there are 248 Bitcoin ATMs installed across the globe. The chart of increasing number of Bitcoin ATMs over time shows that although the growth is not exactly linear, but very close it. This can change quite quickly as there are new Bitcoin ATMs players come into the market. For example, recently BitOcean announced new two-way Bitcoin ATM or Diamond Circle installed their first cashless Bitcoin ATM in Australia, where you can buy bitcoins using your credit card.
This information can be checked with split into main Bitcoin ATM manufacturers on this growth chart.
Bitcoin ATM Installation Speed
This gauge shows the speed how many there are Bitcoin ATM installations during the last week. Comparison is done with the speed over the last two months (which is taken as the scale for the gauge). Normally we are not below the 1 Bitcoin ATM / day mark with sometimes increase to about 1.5 Bitcoin installations per day.
Share of Bitcoin ATM installation by Manufacturer
This chart shows the distribution of the market share among the main Bitcoin ATM producers. At the moment the leading position is taken by Lamassu with almost 34% of the market. It is followed by Robocoin, Skyhook and Bitaccess, which have similar share of 15-16%.
Bitcoin ATMs by Geographical Position
In this section you can check how the Bitcoin ATMs are spread on the Continents and by the Country. As it is seen almost half of all Bitcoin ATMs are located in the North America (47%). It is followed by Europe with 30% of all Bitcoin ATMs and Asia with 15%.
Looking at the number of Bitcoin ATM installations by Country, the leading are United States with 58 ATMs, and Canada with 54 installations. Then they are followed by Australia (17), United Kingdom (11), Netherlands (11), Singapore (10), and Finland (8).
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