GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Groomsmen Count Statistics

The average number of groomsmen in a wedding party is typically between three and six, although the specific number can vary widely depending on cultural norms and personal preferences.

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"The average wedding in the United States has five groomsmen."

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"Almost 65% of weddings include a best man in the wedding party."

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"55% of grooms have a bachelor party with their groomsmen before the wedding."

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"Nearly 70% of weddings follow the tradition of having an equal number of bridesmaids and groomsmen."

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"In U.K, average number of groomsmen is about three."

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"In Southern American weddings, the groomsmen count often rises to a median of six."

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"In Canada, the average number of groomsmen is four."

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"In Australian weddings, the average number of groomsmen is three."

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"About 80% of US weddings in the last five years featured a best man and several groomsmen."

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"In 2019, New York had the highest average count of groomsmen in the United States, with six being the average number."

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"In 2018, 30% of U.K weddings had 2 groomsmen."

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"Almost 90% of grooms in the US enlist a groomsmen party for their wedding."

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"In Indian weddings, there is traditionally only one groomsman - the best man."

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"In Florida, the average number of groomsmen is 7, one of the highest compared to other states."

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"Historically, groomsmen were responsible for ensuring that the bride arrived safely to the wedding. This tradition has declined dramatically, with only 2% of weddings including this element."

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"A third of all UK weddings in 2020 had a single groomsman due to Covid-19 restrictions."

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"As per a 2020 survey, around 60% of grooms in the US preferred to choose a smaller groomsmen count (3 or less) due to cost considerations."

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