Individuals who turn to family when they want to buy something in the UK in 2017

Share of generational groups who first turn to family and friends when they want to buy something in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 27, 2018
Individuals who turn to family when they want to buy something in the UK in 2017 This statistic displays the share of generational groups who turned to family and friends when they want to buy something in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017. When asked where they first turn to when they want to buy something, the generational group turned to family and friends the most was the Gen X group, with ten percent preferring to purchase goods this way. The generational groups who turned to family and friends the least were the Millennials and Boomers groups, with eight percent of respondents from this group favouring this method of shopping.
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Share of generational groups who first turn to family and friends when they want to buy something in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017

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Share of respondents
Gen Z9%
Millennials8%
Gen X10%
Boomers8%
Share of respondents
Gen Z9%
Millennials8%
Gen X10%
Boomers8%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 27, 2018
This statistic displays the share of generational groups who turned to family and friends when they want to buy something in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017. When asked where they first turn to when they want to buy something, the generational group turned to family and friends the most was the Gen X group, with ten percent preferring to purchase goods this way. The generational groups who turned to family and friends the least were the Millennials and Boomers groups, with eight percent of respondents from this group favouring this method of shopping.
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