Have you ever wondered about the different buying habbits for each country? Well WordPay set out to answer this question in 2012 by surveying over 19,000 consumers in different countries.

From the results they found out that the proportion of online retail purchases to purchases from brick-and-mortar stores is increasing every day. Also mobile purchases now constitute a significant percentage of online transactions.

To highlight the current trends in online shopping they’ve produced the below Infographic.

How the World Buys Online

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