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Questions - Holiday Shopping - November 17-18, 2014

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National Survey of 1,000 American Adults

Conducted November 17-18, 2014

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* How likely are you to go shopping on the day after Thanksgiving to take advantage of Black Friday sales deals?

 

5* Are you more likely or less likely to shop at a store that opens on Thanksgiving Day to get a jump on Black Friday deals? Or will it have no impact on your shopping plans % A store is open on Thanksgiving?

 

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

 

7* Do stores start the Christmas season too early?

 

8* Is Christmas over-commercialized?

 

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

 

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