Frequency of consumers acquiring used clothing items in the UK 2016, by channel

This statistic presents the results of a survey in which consumers in the UK were asked how frequently they have acquired used clothing items from selected channels in 2016. Charity/vintage shops are the most commonly used medium for obtaining second-hand clothes, with 7 percent of respondents using them about once a month and 9 percent about once every two to three months.

How often, if at all, have you acquired clothes from each of the following?*

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Source

Release date

July 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2016

Number of respondents

1,729 respondents

Special properties

Those who have bought clothing face to face in last year

Supplementary notes

*Question part of the source's 'SCAP Sustainable Textiles Consumer Tracker Survey'.
Percentages for answers which received fewer responses are missing, as they are not provided by the source.

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