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E-commerce sales by region, sales by product category, holiday data, online spending by shopper and as percentage of household income, and more.

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U.S. e-commerce sales grows 15.6% in Q3

Year-over-year web sales increase

U.S. e-commerce sales grows 15.6% in Q3

U.S. e-commerce sales growth continues to outpace stores. In Q3 2016, the web represented 11.3% of total retail sales when factoring out items not normally bought online like fuel and automobiles—an acceleration from Q2, when the web accounted for 10.9% of total sales.

Source: U.S. Commerce Department. Non-adjusted figures