GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Average Graduation Gift

The average graduation gift in the United States is around $100-$150.

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"According to a 2020 survey, the average amount people expected to spend on graduation gifts was $79."

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"Consistent trend data shows people spend $100 on average for a graduation gift for a close family member."

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"The average cost of graduation gifts for friends is approximately $50."

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"55% of Americans planned to buy gifts for graduates in 2019."

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"Total spending on graduation gifts in 2019 was expected to reach $5.5 billion."

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"Less than 2% of people give graduation gifts that cost more than $500."

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"The average spend on graduation gifts for high school students was $111.14 in 2016."

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"61% of consumers plan to give a gift card as a graduation gift."

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"The average amount spent on graduation gifts was around $107 in 2020."

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"In 2018, the median cash gift amount for graduation was around $100."

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"The National Retail Federation estimated that the average person shopping for a graduation gift would spend about $102.51 in 2021"

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"In 2019, 53% of gift givers gave a card with money or a gift card."

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"In 2019, 33% of graduation gifts were clothing, with an average spend of $45."

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"According to a survey by the National Retail Federation in 2018, nearly a third (31%) of those surveyed are opting to give a gift card, spending an average of $50."

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"32% of purchases for graduation gifts are made online."

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"Over 37% of all graduation gifts are cash gifts."

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"In 2019, the average graduation gift for a niece or nephew was $70."

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"The average cost of graduation gifts for a sibling or sibling-in-law was roughly $85 in 2019."

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"An average of $25 is spent on graduation gifts for cousins."

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