Retail in Germany

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Statista dossier about the retail trade sector in Germany

This dossier contains a range of selected facts and statistics about retail trade in Germany. In addition to individual chapters outlining the development and structure of the industry, such as data on leading retailers, employee numbers and locations, it also features information on the shopping behavior of German consumers.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Europe: turnover of retail trade industry 2017, by country

    • Monthly consumer spending per household in Germany 2017, by segment

    • Distribution of private household consumer spending in Germany 1970-2018, by segment

    • Consumer spending on food, beverages and tobacco in Germany 1991-2018

    • Consumer spending on clothing and shoes in Germany 1970-2018

    • Consumer spending on furniture and household appliances in Germany 1970-2018

    • Number of retailers in Germany 2002-2017

    • Number of retail companies in Germany 2016 and 2017, by industry sector

    • Retail trade revenue in Germany 2002-2017

    • Revenue development of the retail trade sector in Germany 2011-2023

    • Year-on-year retail revenue change in Germany 2002-2018

    • Year-on-year retail revenue change in Germany 2018, by sector

    • Share of retail in private consumer spending in Germany 2000-2018

    • Development of retail and consumer prices in Germany 2000-2018

    • Main concerns of retailers in Germany 2015-2019

  • 2. Leading retailers
    • Retail revenues of leading retail businesses in Germany 2018

    • Leading 50 retailers worldwide based on retail revenue 2017

    • Retail revenue from foreign operations of the leading retailers 2009-2017

    • Ranking of retailers by customer satisfaction in Germany 2018

    • Revenue of Edeka Group in Germany 2016-2018, by sales division

    • Revenues of Rewe Group in Germany 2015-2018, by sales division

    • Revenue of Schwarz Gruppe in Germany 2009-2018, by sales division

    • Revenue of Aldi Group in Germany 2010-2018

    • Revenue of Metro Group in Germany 2009-2018, by sales division

    • Revenues of leading hypermarket operators in Germany 2017-2018

    • Ranking of retail companies based on ad expenditure in Germany 2018-2019

    • Number of customers of the most popular supermarkets in Germany 2016-2019

    • Number of customers of the most popular discount supermarkets in Germany 2016-2019

    • Number of customers of the most popular hypermarkets in Germany 2015-2018

    • Number of customers of the most popular department stores in Germany 2015-2018

  • 3. Industry structure in Germany
    • Enterprises in the retail sector in Germany from 2010 to 2017, by number of employees

    • Number of retailers in Germany 2006-2017, by revenue size

    • Revenues in retail trade in Germany 2006-2017, by revenue size class

    • Revenue distribution in retail trade in Germany 2006-2017, by revenue size

    • Inventory value in the retail trade sector in Germany 2005-2017

    • Gross profit margin in the retail sector in Germany 2005-2017

    • Share of gross value added (GVA) in retail trade revenues in Germany 2005-2017

    • Gross value added (GVA) in the retail trade sector in Germany 2005-2017

    • Share of operating surplus in retail trade revenues in Germany 2005-2017

    • Gross investments in the retail trade sector in Germany 2005-2017

    • Investments per 1,000 euros in revenues in the retail sector in Germany 2005-2017

    • Focus of investments in the retail sector in Germany 2010-2019

    • Retail trade cost structure in Germany 2015-2017

    • Share of payment methods in retail in Germany 2005-2018

    • Sales floor space in retail trade in Germany 1970-2018

    • Inventory losses in retail trade in Germany 2013-2014, by industry sector

    • Inventory loss difference in retail trade in Germany 2018

    • Cases of shoplifting registered by the police in Germany 1987-2018

    • Measures against inventory losses in retail trade in Germany 2018

    • Revenue distribution in the retail sector in Germany 2008-2017, by weekday

  • 4. Distribution channels
    • Retail revenue distribution in Germany 2000-2018, by sales channel

    • Retail market share of supermarkets and trad. food retailers in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of hypermarkets and consumer markets in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of food discounters in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of non-chain specialist retailers in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of specialist chain retailers in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of specialist stores in Germany 2000-2018

    • Retail market share of department stores in Germany 2000-2016

    • Retail market share of mail-order and online retail in Germany 2000-2018

    • Number of shopping centers in Germany 1965-2018

    • Retail space of shopping centers in Germany 1965-2018

  • 5. Performance figures
    • Floor space productivity in the retail trade sector in Germany 1970-2018

    • Space productivity of leading hypermarkets in Germany 2018

    • Revenue per company in retail trade in Germany 2005-2017

    • Revenue per employee in retail trade in Germany 2005-2017

    • Spending per shopping trip in food retail in Germany 2016-2017

  • 6. Employees
    • Number of employees in the retail sector in Germany 2004 to 2018

    • Number of employees in the retail sector in Germany 2004-2018, by type of employment

    • Full-time employees in the retail trade sector in Germany 2004-2018

    • Part-time employees in the retail trade sector in Germany 2004-2018

    • Number of marginally employed persons in the retail trade sector in Germany 2004-2018

  • 7. Locations
    • Prime retail street locations in Germany 2017, by rent

    • Survey on the customer frequency development in the retail sector in Germany 2019

    • Retail purchasing power and revenue per inhabitant in Germany 2018, by federal state

  • 8. Consumer behavior
    • Survey on statements about consumption and shopping in Germany 2015-2018

    • Frequency of shopping in shopping centers in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on willingness to drive to shopping centers in Germany 2015-2018, by distance

    • Survey on the willingness to drive to outlet stores in Germany 2015-2018, by distance

    • Frequency of shopping during spare time in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on luxuries improving life in Germany 2015-2018

    • Consumer opinion on whether branded products guarantee quality in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on frequently spending more than planned while shopping in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on quality justifying higher pricing of branded products in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on loyalty towards tried and tested brands in Germany 2015-2018

    • Consumer opinion on trying out new products in Germany 2015-2018

    • Survey on consumer preference for bargain offers in Germany 2015-2018

    • Developments in the standard of living in Germany 2015-2018

    • Willingness to pay higher prices for green products in Germany 2016-2019

    • Ecological and organic certification as purchasing criteria in Germany 2016-2019

    • Survey on consumer preference for regional products in Germany 2015-2019

    • Survey on consumer preference for clean and natural products in Germany 2013-2016

    • No exploitation of humans and animals as purchase factor in Germany 2013-2016

    • Social and ecological responsibility as purchasing criteria in Germany 2016-2019

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