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United Kingdom decimal coins

issued into general circulation up to 31 December 2010

Year
£2 £1 50p 20p
10p
5p
2p
1p
1/2p
1968
-
-
-
-
336,143,250
98,868,250
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-
-
1969
-
-
188,400,000
(Britannia)
-
314,008,000
120,270,000
-
-
-
1970
-
-
19,461,500
(Britannia)
-
133,571,000
225,948,525
-
-
-
1971
-
-
-
-
63,205,000
81,783,475
1,454,856,250
1,521,666,250
1,394,188,250
1972
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1973
-
-
89,775,000
(EEC)
-
152,174,000
-
-
280,196,000
365,680,000
1974
-
-
-
-
92,741,000
-
-
330,892,000
365,448,000
1975
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-
-
-
181,559,000
141,539,000
145,545,000
221,604,000
197,600,000
1976
-
-
43,746,500
(Britannia)
-
228,220,000
-
181,379,000
300,160,000
412,172,000
1977
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-
49,536,000
(Britannia)
-
59,323,000
24,308,000
109,281,000
285,430,000
66,368,000
1978
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-
72,005,500
(Britannia)
-
-
61,094,000
189,658,000
292,770,000
59,532,000
1979
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-
58,680,000
(Britannia)
-
115,457,000
155,456,000
260,200,000
459,000,000
219,132,000
1980
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-
89,086,000
(Britannia)
-
88,650,000
220,566,000
408,527,000
416,304,000
202,788,000
1981
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-
74,002,000
(Britannia)
-
3,487,000
-
353,191,000
301,800,000
46,748,000
1982
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-
51,312,000
(Britannia)
740,815,000
-
-
-
100,292,000
190,752,000
1983
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443,053,510
(Royal Arms)
62,824,904
(Britannia)
158,463,000
-
-
-
243,002,000
7,600,000
1984
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146,256,501
(Thistle)
65,350,965
-
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-
154,759,625
-
1985
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228,430,749
(Leek)
682,103
(Britannia)
74,273,699
-
-
107,113,000
200,605,245
-
1986
8,212,184 (Commonwealth Games)
10,409,501
(Flax Plant)
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-
-
-
168,967,500
369,989,130
-
1987
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39,298,502
(Oak Tree)
137,450,000
-
48,220,000
218,100,750
499,946,000
-
1988
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7,118,825
(Royal Shield - Gorringe)
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38,038,344
-
120,744,610
419,889,000
793,492,000
-
1989
4,777,891 (Bill of Rights & Claim of Rights )
70,580,501
(Thistle)
-
132,013,890
-
101,406,000
359,226,000
658,142,000
-
1990
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97,269,302
(Leek)
-
88,097,500
-
1,634,976,005
204,499,700
529,047,500
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1991
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38,443,575
(Flax Plant)
-
35,901,250
-
724,979,000
86,625,250
206,457,600
-
1992
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36,320,487
(Oak Tree)
109,000
(Single Market)
31,205,000
1,413,455,170
453,173,500
102,247,000
253,867,000
-
1993
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114,744,500
(Royal Arms)
-
123,123,750
-
-
235,674,000
602,590,000
-
1994
1,443,116 (Bank of England Tercentenary)
29,752,525
(Lion Rampant)
6,705,520
(D-Day)
67,131,250
-
93,602,000
531,628,000
843,834,000
-
1995
6,056,506 (Dove of Peace & UN Anniversary)
34,503,501
(Dragon)
-
102,005,000
43,259,000
183,384,000
124,482,000
303,314,000
-
1996
5,141,350 (EU Football Championship)
89,886,000
(Celtic Cross)
-
83,163,750
118,738,000
302,902,000
296,278,000
723,840,060
-
1997
13,734,625
(Technology)
57,117,450
(Three Lions)
456,364,100
(Britannia)
89,518,750
99,196,000
236,596,000
496,116,000
396,874,000
-
1998
91,110,375
(Technology)
-
64,306,500
(Britannia)
76,965,000
-
217,376,000
98,676,000 (bronze)
739,770,000
-
-
-
5,001,000
(NHS)
-
-
-
115,154,000
(copper-plated steel)
-
-
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-
5,043,000
(EU)
-
-
-
-
-
-
1999
33,719,000
(Technology)
-
24,905,000
(Britannia)
73,478,750
-
195,490,000
353,816,000
891,392,000
-
4,933,000
(Rugby World Cup)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2000
25,770,000
(Technology)
109,496,500
(Dragon)
27,915,500
(Britannia)
136,428,750
134,733,000
388,512,000
536,659,000
1,060,420,000
-
-
11,263,000
(Public Libraries Act)
-
-
-
-
-
-
2001
34,984,750
(Technology)
63,968,065
(Celtic Cross)
84,998,500
(Britannia)
148,122,500
129,281,000
337,930,000
551,880,000
928,698,000
-
4,558,000
(Marconi)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2002
13,024,750
(Technology)
77,818,000
(Three Lions)
23,907,500
(Britannia)
93,360,000
80,934,000
219,258,000
168,556,000
601,446,000
-
771,750
(Commonwealth Games - Scotland)
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-
-
-
-
-
-
-
588,500
(Commonwealth Games - Wales)
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-
-
-
-
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485,500
(Commonwealth Games - Ireland)
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-
-
-
-
-
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-
650,500
(Commonwealth Games - England)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2003
17,531,250
(Technology)
61,596,500
(Royal Arms)
23,583,000
(Britannia)
153,383,750
88,118,000
333,230,000
260,225,000
539,436,000
-
4,299,000
(DNA)
-
3,124,030
(Suffragettes)
-
-
-
-
-
-
2004
11,981,500
(Technology)
39,162,000
(Forth Railway Bridge)
35,315,500
(Britannia)
120,212,500
99,602,000
271,810,000
356,396,000
739,764,000
-
5,004,500
(Trevithick)
-
9,032,500
(Roger Bannister)
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-
-
-
-
-
2005
3,837,250
(Technology)
99,429,500
(Menai Bridge)
25,363,500
(Britannia)
124,488,750
69,604,000
236,212,000
280,396,000
536,318,000
-
10,191,000
(World War II)
-
17,649,000
(Dictionary)
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-
-
-
-
-
5,140,500
(Gunpowder Plot)
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-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2006
16,715,000
(Technology)
38,938,000
(Egyptian Arch Bridge)
24,567,000
(Britannia)
114,800,000
118,803,000
317,697,000
170,637,000
524,605,000
-
7,928,250
(Brunel - portrait)
-
12,087,000
(VC - award)
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-
-
-
-
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7,452,250
(Brunel - achievements)
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10,000,500
(VC - heroic acts)
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-
-
-
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-
2007
10,270,000
(Technology)
26,180,160
(Millennium Bridge)
11,200,000
(Britannia)
117,075,000
72,720,000
246,720,000
254,500,000
548,002,000
-
7,545,000
(Act of Union)
-
7,710,750
(Scouting)
-
-
-
-
-
-
8,445,000
(Slave Trade)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2008
30,107,000
(Technology)
3,910,000
(Royal Arms)
3,500,000
(Britannia)
11,900,000
(Gardner)
9,720,000
(Ironside)
92,880,000
(Ironside)
10,600,000
(Ironside)
180,600,000
(Ironside)
-
910,000
(1908 Olympic Games)
43,827,300
(Royal Shield)
22,747,000
(Dent)
115,022,000
(Dent)
71,447,000
(Dent)
165,172,000
(Dent)
241,679,000
(Dent)
507,952,000
(Dent)
-
918,000
(Olympic Games Handover)
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-
-
-
-
-
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-

2009

8,775,000
(Technology)
27,625,600
(Royal Shield)
210,000
(Kew Gardens)
121,625,300
84,360,000
132,960,300
150,500,500
556,412,800
-
3,903,000
(Darwin)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
3,253,000
(Burns)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-

2010

6,890,000
(Technology)
57,120,000
7,410,090
(Girl Guiding)
112,875,500
96,600,500
396,245,500
99,600,000
609,603,000
-

2011

24,375,030
(Technology)
25,415,000
(Royal Shield)
3,400,000
(WWF)
191,625,000
59,603,850
50,400,000
144,300,000
431,004,000
-
975,000
(King James Bible)
1,615,000
(Cardiff)
2,179,000 (Aquatics)
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,040,000
(Mary Rose)
935,000
(Edinburgh)
3,345,500 (Archery)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,224,000 (Athletics)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,133,500 (Badminton)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,748,000 (Basketball)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,166,000 (Boccia)
-
-
-
-
-
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-
2,148,500 (Boxing)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,166,500 (Canoeing)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,090,500 (Cycling)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,142,500 (Equestrian)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,115,500 (Fencing)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,125,500 (Football)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,615,500 (Goalball)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,720,813 (Gymnastics)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,676,500 (Handball)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,773,500 (Hockey)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,161,500 (Judo)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,689,500 (Modern Pentathlon)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,717,300 (Rowing)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,749,500 (Sailing)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,656,500 (Shooting)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,737,500 (Table tennis)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,664,000 (Taekwondo)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,454,000 (Tennis)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,163,500 (Triathlon)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,133,500 (Volleyball)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,879,500 (Weightlifting)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,765,500 (Wheelchair Rugby)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,129,500 (Wrestling)
-
-
-
-
-
-

2012

3,900,000
(Technology)
35,700,030
(Royal Shield)
32,300,030
(Royal Shield)
69,650,030
11,600,030
339,802,350
67,800,000
227,201,000
-
65,000
(Olympic Games Handover)

2013

15,860,250
(Technology)
13,090,500
(Royal Shield)
10,301,000
(Royal Shield)
66,325,000
320,200,750
378,800,750
40,600,000
260,800,000
-
1,690,000
(London Underground - The Train)
5,270,000
(England)
5,300,000
(Benjamin Britten)
-
-
-
-
-
-
1,560,000
(London Underground - The Roundel)
5,270,000
(Wales)
7,000,000
(Christopher Ironside)
-
-
-
-
-
-
2,990,000
(Anniversary of the Guinea)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-

2014

18,200,000
(Technology)
79,305,200
(Royal Shield)
49,001,000
(Royal Shield)
173,775,000
490,202,020
885,004,520
247,600,020
464,801,520
-
5,720,000
(FWW Outbreak)
5,780,000
(Ireland)
6,500,000
(Glasgow 2014)
-
-
-
-
-
-
3,705,000
(Trinity House) 2,990,000
(Anniversary of the Guinea)
5,185,000
(Scotland)
-
-
-
-
-
-
-

2015

35,360,058
(Technology - 4th Portrait)
62,475,640
(Royal Shield - 5th Portrait)
5,900,000
(Battle of Britain - 5th Portrait)
131,250,000
(5th Portrait)
119,000,000
(4th Portrait)
163,000,000
(4th Portrait)
85,900,000
(4th Portrait)
154,600,000
(4th Portrait)
-
1,495,000
(Magna Carta - 5th Portrait)
91,900,000
(5th Portrait)
536,600,000
(5th Portrait)
139,200,000
(5th Portrait)
418,201,016
(5th Portrait)
-
650,000
(FWW Navy - 5th Portrait)
-
650,000
(Britannia - 5th Portrait)
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Year
£2 £1 50p 20p
10p
5p
2p
1p
1/2p

From 1971 to 1991, 1p and 2p coins intended for general circulation were struck in bronze. Since 1992 they have been struck in copper-plated steel, apart from in 1998 when 2p coins were produced in bronze as well as in copper-plated steel

 

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