Which form of payment do you use most often for online shopping?

U.S. online shopping payment method preference 2016 This statistic shows the preferred payment method for online shopping according to internet users in the United States in 2016. During the survey period, it was found that 25 percent of respondents most frequently used a debit card to pay for online purchases.
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Online travel sitesOnline shopping
Credit/charge card42%47%
Debit card16%25%
PayPal4%12%
Not applicable30%4%
Online travel sitesOnline shopping
Credit/charge card42%47%
Debit card16%25%
PayPal4%12%
Not applicable30%4%

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This statistic shows the preferred payment method for online shopping according to internet users in the United States in 2016. During the survey period, it was found that 25 percent of respondents most frequently used a debit card to pay for online purchases.
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Release date
November 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
2016
Number of respondents
1,000 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Method of interview
Online interview
Supplementary notes
The source does not provide an exact date of survey. Question was reworded for an easier understanding.

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