Christmas gift spending

Dec 15, 2020

Q. When considering your Christmas gift spending this year compared with previous years are you likely to:

  Total Gender Age Group
  Male Female 18-34 35-54 55+
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%
Not sure 8% 6% 11% 12% 7% 6%
Base (n) 1,071 539 532 339 374 358
  • 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.

Shopping Australian made this Christmas

Dec 15, 2020

Q. How likely are you to give Australian made gifts this year, compared with previous years?

  Total Gender Age Group
  Male Female 18-34 35-54 55+
Much more likely 18% 22% 15% 15% 24% 16%
Somewhat more likely 34% 34% 34% 32% 32% 38%
Somewhat less likely 12% 14% 10% 20% 10% 6%
Much less likely 7% 6% 7% 9% 6% 5%
Not sure 29% 24% 35% 25% 28% 35%
Base (n) 1,071 539 532 339 374 358
  • Just over a third of people (34%) are somewhat more likely to give Australian made gifts this year compared with previous years, and 18% say they are much more likely to do this.

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