A majority of Americans (53%) say they plan on shopping online because they don?t want to spend money on gas driving from store to store.



Stat: A majority of Americans (53%) say they plan on shopping online because they don?t want to spend money on gas driving from store to store.

Stat Categories: Ecommerce Stats

Tags: christmas christmas,holiday

Years: 2009

Stat Source: SOASTA?s 2012 Holiday and the Economy survey

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): Tech Journal

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

Related Categories: None


Share on:

Related Stats / Figures


Stat Data / Info Details
7% higher likelihood to purchase online See Full Stat Info
One in four (24.5%) shoppers said they left a store because of a lack of assistance. See Full Stat Info
A majority of Americans (53%) say they plan on shopping online because they don?t want ... See Full Stat Info
By 2020, 84% of marketers agree that building customer trust will become marketing's pr... See Full Stat Info
86.9% of respondents said they would trust a friend's recommendation over a review by a... See Full Stat Info
A majority (51%) of Americans will be shopping online this year because of the bad econ... See Full Stat Info
Percent of Annual US Retail E-Commerce Sales Attributed to the Holiday Shopping Season... See Full Stat Info
Burpee measured a 43% higher click-through on RSS feeds with reviews than without. See Full Stat Info
75% of people don't believe that companies tell the truth in advertisements. See Full Stat Info
While those adults in the UK who use social networking do so to attain a feeling of com... See Full Stat Info
11% of retailers reported a 20% or more overall increase in conversions as a result of ... See Full Stat Info
19% of US online adults post ratings and reviews at least once a month. See Full Stat Info
67% of UK consumers research products via the Internet before shopping in a store. See Full Stat Info
55% of surveyed Internet users consulted other people's opinions online, making reviews... See Full Stat Info
Percent of Average Annual Amount US Online Buyers Spend Online (2007-2012): 12.2% (200... See Full Stat Info
Yahoo Answers had 25.3 million visits in February 2008 See Full Stat Info
92.5% of adults said they regularly or occasionally research products online before buy... See Full Stat Info
Giving shoppers the ability to sort products within a category by customer rating led t... See Full Stat Info
Consumers who shop online for digital cameras and TVs spend 10% more on in-store purcha... See Full Stat Info
90% of those surveyed say they have a better overall shopping experience when they rese... See Full Stat Info
42% of consumers said they prefer being able to find the answers they need online on th... See Full Stat Info
86.9% of respondents said they would trust a friend's recommendation over a review by a... See Full Stat Info
8% greater likelihood to purchase from the retailer next time they're buying similar me... See Full Stat Info
63% of consumers indicate they are more likely to purchase from a site if it has produc... See Full Stat Info
Review users noted that reviews generated by fellow consumers had a greater influence t... See Full Stat Info
When asked what sources of information they are "very likely" to consult before making ... See Full Stat Info


News / Press / Blogs Mentioning This Stat


There are no news articles listed.

Market Research Reports Mentioning / Related to this Stat / Figure


There are no reports listed.

Comment on this Stat


Edit | Back