Online Shopping Has Boomed Over The Last Two Years
A new study from the Czech Statistical Agency (CZSO) has revealed the huge growth of online shopping in the last two years. Credit: Freepik.
Czech Rep, Nov 24 (BD) – In the past two years, online shopping in the Czech Republic has increased dramatically in many sectors. This is of no surprise, in light of the Covid-19 pandemic and its acceleration of the demand to have items delivered to peoples’ doors.
The clothing and food industries are just two of the sectors that have seen a boom in online sales during the pandemic. 39% of all clothing purchases were done online, and there has been an increase of 50% in online purchases from restaurants in comparison to last year, from 13% to 20% of total sales. Smaller increases have been seen in the paid music and video streaming sectors.
“Mobile phones are the most common device for Czechs to use the Internet. Currently, 72% of people over the age of 16 are already online and 98% of young people between 16 and 34 use the Internet with their mobile phones. In contrast, only 8% of those over the age of 75 use this option,” said Eva Myšková Skarlandtová, of the CZSO Department of Statistics for Research, Development and the Information Society.https://www.brnodaily.com/2021/11/25/news/online-shopping-has-boomed-over-the-last-two-years/https://www.brnodaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/laptop-shopping-bags-online-shopping-credit-freepik-1024x683.jpghttps://www.brnodaily.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/laptop-shopping-bags-online-shopping-credit-freepik-150x100.jpgCzech Republic / WorldCzech Republic,NewsA new study from the Czech Statistical Agency (CZSO) has revealed the huge growth of online shopping in the last two years. Credit: Freepik.Czech Rep, Nov 24 (BD) - In the past two years, online shopping in the Czech Republic has increased dramatically in many sectors. This is of no...Christiaan PrinslooChristiaan Prinsloocjpwork4@gmail.comAuthorI was born in South Africa and moved here to Brno in 2020. I enjoy: movies, coffee, going out and playing video games.Brno Daily