A majority (51%) of Americans will be shopping online this year because of the bad economy.



Stat: A majority (51%) of Americans will be shopping online this year because of the bad economy.

Stat Categories: Ecommerce Stats

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Years: 2012

Stat Source: SOASTA

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Tech Journal

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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