Dress Shirt Sleeve Length Statistics

The average dress shirt sleeve length for men in the United States is around 32 to 35 inches, varying based on manufacturers and individual body proportions.

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"Around 80% of men's dress shirts sold in the U.S. are long-sleeved, according to sales data."

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"Only about 4% of dress shirts sold in the US in 2019 were short sleeve, significantly less than long-sleeved options."

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"Men typically tend to prefer a looser fit in their dress shirt sleeve three times as much as women do."

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"Sleeve lengths for men's dress shirts usually range between 30 - 36 inches."

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"A standard medium dress shirt typically has sleeve lengths of 34/35 inches."

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"Almost a quarter of all dress shirts returned online are due to incorrect sleeve lengths."

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"Over 60% of men wear a sleeve length that is either too long or too short for their body measurements."

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"Sleeve lengths on large size standard dress shirts usually measure 35/36 inches."

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"Reportedly, off-the-rack dress shirts could be up to two sizes too big in the sleeves for about 30% percent of men."

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"Roughly 30% of men prefer wearing dress shirts with shorter sleeves in the summer months."

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"As of 2019, most dress shirt sleeves were made of 100% cotton, making up about 81% of the total composition of dress shirts."

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"Approximately 75% of men in professional settings had their dress shirt sleeve peeking out about half an inch from their jacket sleeve."

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"The large majority of dress shirts sold in the USA have a single or French cuff, representing about 70% of the sales."

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"As of 2020, the average price of a dress shirt with long sleeves in the US was around $45."

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"Short sleeve dress shirts make up only about 25% of dress shirt sales during the summer months."

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"50% of men prefer a dress shirt with a sleeve length that reaches the base of their hand when their arms are relaxed."

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"The sleeve length of women's dress shirts usually falls between 60 - 63 cms for a standard small size."

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