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5 ON­LINE SHOP­PING STATIS­TICS YOU SHOULD KNOW

- Business · Retail · Shopping · Consumer Goods · Industries

1. 1.8 bil­lion peo­ple world­wide pur­chased goods on­line in 2019. An es­ti­mated $4.8 tril­lion dol­lars will be spent in 2021.

2. Shop­ping al­ways be­gins on­line. To­day’s con­sumers are in con­trol of their path to pur­chase.

3. Buy­ers are mo­bile. This is un­doubt­edly the di­rec­tion in which con­sumer shop­ping habits are headed. Nearly half of con­sumers shop more on­line than in­store. What have you pur­chased on your phone while wait­ing for an ap­point­ment?

4. Due to Coro­n­avirus, 42% of the North Amer­i­can pop­u­la­tion bought on­line. That is up from 22% the prior year.

5. 62% of on­line buy­ers shop at least monthly and 26% weekly. Ru­mor has it that our edi­tor’s sig­nif­i­cant other shops on­line daily!

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