2013 Wedding Statistics Now AvailableFriday, January 17, 2014
The 2013 Global Wedding Study General Report from Splendid Insights is now available!
This study surveyed more than 14,400 same-sex and heterosexual brides and grooms from around the world who married in 2013.
Some interesting insights:
*The number of couples cohabiting dropped 2.6% from 2012.
*The luxury wedding budget segment (budgets of $96,000 or greater) grew to 7% of the global wedding spend, up from 5% in 2012.
*In 2013, 61% of couples ranked staying on budget as a high priority, compared to 63% in 2012.
*Interest in fair-trade is up. Way up. The priority on having their wedding described as "fair-trade" grew from 2% in 2012 to 15% in 2013.
The 2013 Global Wedding Study General Report can be purchased here.