Table 4: Banknotes destroyed 2007-2016
Figures in millions of notes
  1000-krone 500-krone 200-krone 100-krone 50-krone Total
2007 3,0 9,3 20,2 14,0 11,2 57,7
2008 3,1 7,7 17,9 13,1 10,6 52,4
2009 2,4 6,6 14,8 12,0 9,9 45,7
2010 1,8 6,5 12,2 9,7 8,6 38,8
2011 2,4 6,5 12,0 9,4 8,7 38,9
2012 2,0 5,9 9,7 7,4 6,9 31,9
2013 2,1 6,5 10,8 7,5 7,0 33,8
2014 3,5 6,2 10,0 6,4 5,7 31,8
2015 1,9 5,8 9,8 6,6 5,9 30,1
2016 1,8 5,0 11,2 7,6 5,9 31,4
The table shows the total number of banknotes destroyed excluding notes from the older series (50- and 100-krones notes from Series III, IV and V and 500- and 1000-krone notes from Series II and IV. From 2008 is also 500- og 1000-krone notes from Series V excluded and from 2013 is all denominations from Series VI excluded). Banknotes are destroyed when they are worn or damaged, or when a series is replaced.