ePassport and Legacy Passport Installed Base

Source Research:

Automated Border Control Systems: Next-Generation Trends and Technologies

Research Report | 03 Apr 2023 | AN-5139

In 2023, the installed base of ePassports globally sits at 1.04 billion, around 87% of total passports (smart and legacy) in circulation. This penetration is only expected to increase, with ABI Research forecasting around 200 million ePassports shipped yearly across the 2023 to 2027 period, arriving at a 92% penetration by 2027