Expenditure on music activities per consumer in the U.S. 2018

Average spending per consumer on selected music activities in the United States as of July 2018

by Amy Watson, last edited Nov 28, 2018
Expenditure on music activities per consumer in the U.S. 2018 This statistic illustrates the average spending per consumer on selected music activities in the United States as of July 2018. During the survey, 55 percent of respondents stated that they spent over 100 dollars on tickets for music concerts or gigs, and nine percent said that they spent 100 dollars or more on vinyl albums in the last six months.
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Average spending per consumer on selected music activities in the United States as of July 2018

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1¢ to $9.99$10 to $19.99$20 to $39.99$40 to $99.99$100 or more
Tickets for music concerts/gigs3%2%8%31%55%
Tickets for festivals8%6%10%35%41%
Music merchandise items11%14%26%34%14%
Vinyl albums19%17%29%26%9%
Pre-paid music voucher15%26%28%24%7%
Music streaming subscription gift cards23%28%24%24%1%
CD albums/singles25%31%23%16%6%
Music DVDs33%28%21%14%4%
MP3/download albums45%26%18%9%1%
Vinyl singles68%18%5%7%3%
MP3/download singles/tracks65%15%11%8%1%
1¢ to $9.99$10 to $19.99$20 to $39.99$40 to $99.99$100 or more
Tickets for music concerts/gigs3%2%8%31%55%
Tickets for festivals8%6%10%35%41%
Music merchandise items11%14%26%34%14%
Vinyl albums19%17%29%26%9%
Pre-paid music voucher15%26%28%24%7%
Music streaming subscription gift cards23%28%24%24%1%
CD albums/singles25%31%23%16%6%
Music DVDs33%28%21%14%4%
MP3/download albums45%26%18%9%1%
Vinyl singles68%18%5%7%3%
MP3/download singles/tracks65%15%11%8%1%
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by Amy Watson, last edited Nov 28, 2018
This statistic illustrates the average spending per consumer on selected music activities in the United States as of July 2018. During the survey, 55 percent of respondents stated that they spent over 100 dollars on tickets for music concerts or gigs, and nine percent said that they spent 100 dollars or more on vinyl albums in the last six months.
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