Czechs ranked among the most frequent and avid online shoppers in Europe in 2020, according to new figures released by Eurostat.
A survey conducted by the EU’s statistical office showed that 80% of internet users in the Czech Republic ordered goods or services online in 2020.
Online shopping skyrockets in the Czech Republic
This is up 7 percentage points compared to 2019 and an increase of 25 pp compared to five years ago – one of the highest rises among EU member states with Romania (+28 pp in five years) and Croatia (+25 pp).
Only a few other countries had stronger online shopping habits last year, with the Netherlands (91% of internet users) taking the top spot, followed by Denmark (90%), Germany (87%), Sweden (86%) and Ireland (81%).
Bulgaria (42%) and Romania (49%) were the only two countries where less than half of internet users shopped online in 2020.