Mobile payment methods used by U.S. holiday shoppers 2017

This statistic highlights the results of a 2017 online survey in which U.S. consumers were asked about the mobile payment methods they used to buy holiday gifts. Some 40 percent of respondents stated that they were most likely to purchase a gift using the retailer's mobile app.

Planned usage of mobile payment platforms according to holiday shoppers in the United States as of September 2017

Share of respondents
Pay a retailer using the retailer's mobile app40%
Pay a retailer on the retailer's website36%
Pay other people using a mobile payment app36%
Pay for purchases in physical stores using a mobile wallet22%
Pay for services with an app20%
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Release date

October 2017


United States

Survey time period

September 6 to 18, 2017

Number of respondents

5,085 respondents

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide accurate information regarding the age of respondents.
The survey was conducted online by an independent research company.

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