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Questions - Holiday Shopping - November 20-21, 2010

64% Plan to Shop Online This Holiday Season
Most Holiday Shoppers Plan To Spend Less On Gifts This Year
Some Have Actually Finished Their Holiday Shopping Already
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults

Conducted November 20-21, 2010

By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* Have you started your holiday gift shopping yet?

 

2* Have you finished your holiday gift shopping yet?

 

3* Do you generally finish your holiday shopping early, or do you tend to wait until the last minute?

 

4* This holiday season, will you spend more or less on gifts than you did last year?

 

5* How much of your gift shopping will be done online? All of it, most of it, about half, some, or will none of your holiday gift shopping be done on-line?

 

6* When all is said and done, will you spend more money on specific gifts for people or on gift cards?

 

7* What do you like to receive more…specific holiday gifts or gift cards that let you buy what you want?

 

8* Do you make any arrangements with friends or family members not to exchange gifts?

 

9* Do you consider holiday gift shopping a fun experience or an unpleasant chore?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence