If you could take only one holiday, what type of holiday would you prefer?

Preferred types of holidays in the United States 2012 The statistic shows which types of holidays are most popular among employees in the United States. In 2012, 20 percent of respondents stated that, if they could only take one holiday, they would prefer a romantic holiday with their partner or spouse.
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Share of respondents
Beach holiday with plenty of relaxation time30%
Romantic holiday with spouse/partner20%
City holiday with museums, shopping, and nightlife12%
Outdoor holiday with exercise (ski, hike, bike, etc.)7%
Holiday at theme park7%
Food and wine excursion (winery tours, long dinners)4%
Gambling holiday3%
Other16%
Share of respondents
Beach holiday with plenty of relaxation time30%
Romantic holiday with spouse/partner20%
City holiday with museums, shopping, and nightlife12%
Outdoor holiday with exercise (ski, hike, bike, etc.)7%
Holiday at theme park7%
Food and wine excursion (winery tours, long dinners)4%
Gambling holiday3%
Other16%
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The statistic shows which types of holidays are most popular among employees in the United States. In 2012, 20 percent of respondents stated that, if they could only take one holiday, they would prefer a romantic holiday with their partner or spouse.
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Release date
October 2012
Region
United States
Survey time period
September 13 - October 12, 2012
Number of respondents
500 respondents
Age group
16 years and older
Special properties
Employed adults
Method of interview
Online survey

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