U.S. online shopping preference 2017

This statistic presents the reasons for internet users in the United States to shop online instead of in-store in 2017. During the survey period, it was found that 38 percent of respondents preferred to shop online in order to have a better selection.

Reasons for internet users in the United States to shop online instead of in-store in 2017

Share of respondents
Save money54%
Better selection38%
Easier shopping34%
Faster shopping30%
Have an account24%
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Source

Release date

September 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

2017

Number of respondents

1,000 respondents

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

Question: Thinking about the last time you were deciding whether to purchase something online versus in a store, and decided to purchase online/in a store, what factors were most important in driving your choice to purchase there?

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