UK & Ireland retailers: Busiest Christmas shopping day expected 2014

This statistic shows the date retailers expect will be the busiest in the run up to Christmas in the United Kingdom and Ireland in 2014. According to the survey, 31.5 percent of retailers expect Saturday 20th December to be the busiest day for Christmas shoppers in 2014. Monday 22nd December is expected to be the least busiest.

Which day do you expect stores to be busiest?

Share of respondents
Saturday 20th December31.5%
Sunday 21st December28.1%
Monday 22nd December3.3%
Tuesday 23rd December5.6%
Wednesday 24th December23.8%
Some other date7.6%
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Sources

Release date

November 2014

Region

Ireland, United Kingdom

Survey time period

August to September 2014

Number of respondents

352*

Special properties

Retailers; Nationally representative spread

Method of interview

Online interview

Supplementary notes

* 302 retailers in the UK and 50 retailers in Ireland interviewed.
Figures may not sum to 100 due to rounding.

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