The end time world government will implement a system that identifies each person under their control with a unique number. The easiest way to do this will be by providing a digital ID number. Biometric ID cards are already being introduced today. Biometric Update stated this regarding IDs:
To improve security and prevent fraud attempts, Malta, Croatia, and Canada’s Northwest Territories announced new, biometrics-enhanced identity documents and driver’s licenses, while Germany projects significantly higher costs than initially anticipated.
Malta is introducing a new biometric identity card for citizens in September, compliant with guidelines released by the European Commission, Newsbook reports. The polycarbonate card will feature a number of security features to prevent tampering.