Estimated time to do back-to-school shopping among U.S. consumers 2020

This statistic shows the results of an online survey conducted in the United States from May 29 to June 5, 2020, in which 1,200 parents of school-aged children were asked when they would likely do their back-to-school shopping. During the survey, nine percent of the respondents said that they expected shop for school supplies earlier than July.

When will you likely shop for back-to-school supplies?

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Release date



United States

Survey time period

May 29 to June 5, 2020

Number of respondents

1,200 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Parents of school-aged children, with respondents having at least one child attending school in grades K to 12 this fall

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The survey has a margin of error for the entire sample of plus or minus three percentage points.
The source does not provide any information regarding the age of respondents.

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