Most popular payment methods of online shoppers worldwide as of 2016, by region
Preferred online retail payment methods worldwide 2016, by region
The statistic gives information on the preferred payment methods of global online shoppers in 2016, by global region. During the survey period, 79 percent of online consumers in Latin America used credit cards as a method for making online purchases.
Most popular payment methods of online shoppers worldwide as of 2016, by region
North AmericaLatin AmericaWestern EuropeEastern EuropeAfrica and Middle EastAsiaAustralia and New Zealand
Bank credit card67%79%65%42%77%71%75%
PayPal40%35%49%29%24%11%54%
Debit card30%25%39%51%30%13%32%
Bank transfer9%15%13%9%20%15%11%
Cash on delivery4%6%4%36%14%16%3%
Gift card23%3%8%5%8%5%8%
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Source

Release date

January 2017

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2016

Number of respondents

18,430 respondents

Age group

18 to 70 years

Special properties

online shoppers who purchased at least one consumer product online in the past 12 months

Method of interview

Online panel

Preferred online retail payment methods worldwide 2016, by region
The statistic gives information on the preferred payment methods of global online shoppers in 2016, by global region. During the survey period, 79 percent of online consumers in Latin America used credit cards as a method for making online purchases.
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