US Retail E-Commerce Holiday Season % change 2003-2008



Stat: 24.6% (2004), 23.0 % (2005), 23.4% (2006), 19.6% (2007), 10.0% (2008)

Stat Categories: Ecommerce Stats

Tags: holiday shopping holiday shopping,ecommerce holiday shopping,ecommerce,retail holiday shopping,ecommerce,retail,spending

Years: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008

Stat Source: eMarketer October 2008

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): eMarketer

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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