Silver Eagle Mintage

Silver Eagle Mintage

The table below displays the mintage figures for American Silver Eagle coins. This includes bullion versions of the coin in the first column, proof versions in the second column, and the collectible uncirculated versions in the third column.

These figures represent the final audited mintages or last reported sales provided by the United States Mint. For numbers marked with an asterisk (*), refer to the mintage notes following the table.

The key date for the series has remained the elusive 1995-W Proof Silver Eagle. This is now followed by the 2011-P Reverse Proof and 2011-S Uncirculated Silver Eagles, which both had final mintages of 99,882. The highest proof year was the inaugural year of 1986.

The lowest mintage for a bullion coin is the 1996 Silver Eagle, at 3,603,386. The highest mintage bullion year is 2011, with sales reaching an astounding 40,020,000 coins and achieving a third consecutive annual record.

Bullion Proof Uncirculated
1986 5,393,005 1,446,778
1987 11,442,335 904,732
1988 5,004,646 557,370
1989 5,203,327 617,694
1990 5,840,110 695,510
1991 7,191,066 511,924
1992 5,540,068 498,543
1993 6,763,762 405,913*
1994 4,227,319 372,168
1995 4,672,051 407,822
1995-W 30,125*
1996 3,603,386 498,293
1997 4,295,004 440,315*
1998 4,847,549 450,728
1999 7,408,640 549,330
2000 9,239,132 600,743
2001 9,001,711 746,398
2002 10,539,026 647,342
2003 8,495,008 747,831
2004 8,882,754 801,602
2005 8,891,025 816,663
2006 10,676,522 1,092,477* 466,573*
2006-P Rev Pr 248,875*
2007 9,028,036 821,759 621,333*
2008 20,583,000 700,979 533,757*
2009 30,459,000 0* 0*
2010 34,764,500 849,861 0*
2011 40,020,000 947,355* 409,809*
2011-S 99,882*
2011-P Rev Pr 99,882*
2012 33,742,500 877,731* 226,120*
2012-S 281,792*
2012-S Rev Pr 224,935*

* Mintage Notes:

1993: Proof mintage includes 12,689 coins sold in the Philadelphia Set.

1995-W: Proof coins with “W” mint mark issued only as part of the 10th Anniversary Gold Eagle Proof Set.

1997: Proof mintage includes 4,965 coins sold in the Impressions of Liberty Set.

2006: Proof mintage includes 248,875 coins sold in the 20th Anniversary Set. Uncirculated mintage includes 248,875 coins sold in the 20th Anniversary Set and 19,145 coins sold in the Gold and Silver 20th Anniversary Set.

2006-P Rev Pr: Reverse Proof coin only issued in the 20th Anniversary Silver Eagle Set.

2007: Uncirculated mintage includes coins sold in the 2007 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set.

2008: Uncirculated mintage includes coins sold in the 2008 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set.

2009: Collectible uncirculated and proof coins were not issued this year.

2010: Collectible uncirculated not issued this year.

2011: Proof and uncirculated mintages includes 99,882 coins included in the 25th Anniversary Silver Eagle Set.

2011-S: Collectible uncirculated version with the “S” mint mark only issued in the 25th Anniversary Set.

2011-P Rev Pr: Reverse proof coin only issued in the 25th Anniversary Set.

2012: Uncirculated mintage includes coins sold in the 2012 Annual Uncirculated Dollar Coin Set. Proof mintage includes coins in the 2012 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set.

2012-S: Proof mintage includes coins included in the 2012 San Francisco Silver Eagle Set and 2012 Making American History Coin and Currency Set.

2012-S: Reverse proof coin only issued in the 2012 San Francisco Silver Eagle set.