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10 Surprising Black Friday Shopping Facts

November 11, 2015


The Average Black Friday Shopper Spends $399

How much do you spend while out on Black Friday? For many, this is their biggest shopping day of the year. No matter what type of shopper you may be – the average shopper tends to spend $399 while out on that day.

18-29 Year Olds are More Likely to Shop in Store on Black Friday

For many, this statistic isn’t completely a surprise. Over the years, Black Friday has moved from moms and family members to predominately a millennial shopping day (with the addition of online shopping).

38% of Black Friday Shoppers Pay in Cash

When looking to join in on the chaos that is guaranteed to occur on Black Friday, it is a common misconception to assume that most people would pay with a credit or debit card based on convenience, but that’s not the case! Today, almost 38% of Black Friday shoppers choose to pay with cash for their purchases.

Almost 60% of Moms will Shop in Stores

With the convenience of the internet and Cyber Monday, you may be shocked to find out that 60% of moms still choose to shop in stores on Black Friday rather than online.

Men are More Likely to Shop on Black Friday than Women

This specific statistic may come as a complete shock to many, nonetheless it is true – men are more likely to shop on Black Friday than women. With doorbusters galore, men are more likely to wait in line for that special item on sale.

21% of Shoppers Say they Have Never Missed a Black Friday

Do you shop Black Friday each year? How many years have you missed? For 21% of you, you never have missed a Black Friday! Regardless of Cyber Monday gaining more and more attraction each year, Americans are still dedicated to taking advantage of sales in store.

1 in 5 Shoppers Will Wait in Line for However Long it Takes

When the list is revealed and stores have let the public know what sales will be taking place, 1 in 5 shoppers will wait in line for those specific items no matter the time frame.

68% of Shoppers Research Before Going to a Store

You don’t want to be surprised when walking through the door, properly researching sale items beforehand is a must! And for 68% of shoppers out on Black Friday, they have studied up on all the deals happening.

Apparel is the Most Popular Category on Black Friday

What is your go-to item or category on Black Friday? Is it electronics or do you prefer to shop for apparel? No matter what your favorite category may be, most Americans prefer to purchase apparel on Black Friday each year.

60% of Millennials Shop While Stationary

Would you shop via mobile while standing in line on Black Friday? Millennials would! As online shopping continues to change the way we find and buy our favorite products, it comes as no surprise that 60% of millennials shop while stationary on Black Friday.

Shopping This Black Friday? Your Big Ticket Items Could Be Covered!

Whether you are planning to shop in stores or online this Black Friday, a Farm Bureau SuperCheck could possibly cover your big ticket items. See how your insurance can help you save or how you can sign up for SuperCheck today!