When to put up the Christmas tree in Italy 2019

During a 2019 survey, almost half of the Italian respondents set up their Christmas tree on December 8. According to the Roman Catholic Church, the 8th of December is a holiday. Traditionally, Italian people set up the Christmas tree on this day. However, the second largest group of respondents (17.5 percent) was going to put up the Christmas tree after the 8th of December Italians mostly preferred artificial trees for Christmas. In a survey conducted in 2017, about one in five respondents chose natural trees.

When do you set up your Christmas tree?

Share of respondents
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Release date

December 2019



Survey time period

November 29, 2019

Number of respondents

1,000 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Computer-assisted telephone interviews (CATI)

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Lei quando pensa di preparare l’albero di Natale?"

Mixed CATI and CAWI methodology

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