Q. When considering your Christmas gift spending this year compared with previous years are you likely to:
|Spend more than usual||13%||18%||8%||16%||18%||5%|
|Spend roughly the same as usual||48%||51%||46%||42%||45%||57%|
|Spend less than usual||31%||26%||36%||30%||30%||32%|
- Just under half of people intend to spend about the same amount as usual on Christmas gifts (48%), but 31% say they will spend less than usual.
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