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Australians lose $100 million in coins each year

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Australians lose more than $100 million worth of coins down the back of sofas and car seats each year, the Royal Australian Mint said. 

Australians lose more than $100 million worth of coins down the back of sofas and car seats each year, the Royal Australian Mint says.

Mint chief executive Ross MacDiarmid told a government hearing that 255 million coins disappear annually and are replaced.

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