Groceries: number of shoppers using small and independent stores Germany in 2018

This statistic displays the results of a survey in Germany about the purchase of groceries in small and independent stores between 2014 and 2018. In 2018, a projected 17.02 million persons above the age of 14 in the German speaking population purchased groceries for their household in small and independent stores such as kiosks and corner stores.
The Allesbacher Markt- und Werbetrageranalyse, in short AWA, projects on a broad statistical basis attitudes, consumption habits and media usage in the German speaking population.

Number of individuals in Germany that use small and independent stores (i.e. kiosks, corner store) for their household grocery shopping from 2014 to 2018

Individuals in millions
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $59 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

July 2018



Survey time period

2014 to 2018

Number of respondents


Age group

14 years and older

Special properties

German speaking population.

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* Sample size for 2018. Statistical projection for 70.45 million individuals. In all previous years sample size and projections varied slightly.
For more information see here (in German).

Original survey question in German: "Wo überall werden die Lebensmittel für Ihren Haushalt gekauft, bei welchen von diesen Geschäften hier? (Alles Genannte einkreisen!)"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Shopping behavior trends in Germany"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.