C2C online selling penetration in France 2014-2016, by product type

This statistic shows results of a survey about C2C e-commerce which took place in France in 2014 to 2016. It states that books where the most common type of product to be sold to private individuals in 2014. Over 30 percent of respondents declared that they had already sold a book to another user online in 2014. In 2015 and 2016, clothes took the lead by 29 and 28 percent, respectively. Furniture came close starting at 19 percent in 2014 and reaching 23 percent in 2016.

During the last twelve months, which products have you sold to private individuals online?

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Release date

November 2016



Survey time period

October 18 to 24, 2016

Number of respondents

997 respondents

Age group

15-69 years

Special properties

people who sold to private individuals online in the last twelve months

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Some data were not available in the 2015 and 2016 documents.

The source does not provide information on the original wording used during the survey. Thus, the wording chosen for this statistic may differ slightly from the one in the survey.

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