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After TZScan is closed, I can't use old API the check the CIRCULATING SUPPLY. Then I Got the new block explorer(TZStats) in HERE. But I found the number of CS and TS in CMC is totally different. Which one is CURRENT?

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tzstats has a rather detailed breakdown

https://api.tzstats.com/explorer/tip

Their definition of "circulating supply" is total tokens - unclaimed - frozen (in baking deposits) - TF's tokens that are still unvested, which is a reasonable definition.

I'm not sure what CMC uses but they're likely not very current and likely less rigorous.

  • But even CMC had been updated for a long time. The CS in CMC should not be that much more than the CS in TZStats. That is about 111.2M more! How would it happen? Buyback? – JIAN Yunpeng Oct 31 at 3:13
  • CMC likely includes unclaimed tez in the circulating supply because they could be claimed and spent at any time – Arthur B Oct 31 at 8:46
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    WoW! You know Tezos very well. Are you the man from Official? – JIAN Yunpeng Oct 31 at 8:56
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    @JIANYunpeng you'd expect the co-founder of Tezos to know one or two things about the project ;) – ktorn Nov 1 at 10:47

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