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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 grow 15.1% in Q1

Year-over-year web sales increase

U.S. e-commerce sales grow 15.1% in Q1

U.S. e-commerce sales growth continues to outpace stores. In Q1 2016, the web represented 11.2% of total retail sales when factoring out items not normally bought online like fuel and automobiles. This is the highest e-commerce penetration in history.

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