Major International Deployments of the Iris Recognition Algorithms: a Billion Persons

As of August 2014, almost a billion persons worldwide have had their iris patterns mathematically encoded using the Daugman algorithms for enrollment in national ID or entitlements programmes. This number is projected to reach 1.3 billion persons when current national projects have been completed at the end of 2015. Here are some of the notable deployments for national ID purposes:

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