GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Christmas Celebration Statistics

During the Christmas season, an estimated 95% of Americans celebrate the holiday, spending an average of $1,000 on gifts and decorations.

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"Around 30-35 million real Christmas trees are sold in the United States each year."

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"More than 2 billion people celebrate Christmas around the world."

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"Retail sales during Christmas time in the US reached over $730.2 billion in 2019."

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"In 2019, 79% of Americans planned to purchase Christmas gifts for family and friends."

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"The average amount an American spent on Christmas in 2019 was $942."

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"86% of Americans were expected to buy gifts as part of their Christmas spending in 2020."

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"79% of adults in the United Kingdom say that they celebrate Christmas."

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"The UK spent approximately £50 billion during the Christmas season in 2019."

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"14% of Australian shoppers start their Christmas shopping in November."

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"58% of Americans decorate their homes for Christmas."

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"69% of Americans planned to visit family or friends within the U.S. for the Christmas holiday in 2018."

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"An estimated 2.2 million children in the UK wake up without a Christmas stocking."

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"33 million natural Christmas trees were sold in the UK in 2018."

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"An average British family will spend £821.25 on Christmas gifts."

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"78% of Irish households prepare a traditional Christmas dinner."

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"68% of American households own a pet, and many of these families include their pets in their Christmas celebrations."

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"Filipinos have the longest Christmas celebration in the world, starting from September and ending in January."

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"On average, $75 is spent per year on Christmas decorations."

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"The population size of Bethlehem, the birthplace of Christmas, is now around 25,266."

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"Every year, Americans send around 1.6 billion Christmas cards."

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