» Top 10 Interesting Wedding Statistics and Fun Facts

As wedding professionals, staying on top of industry trends and reports are important to managing your business, so we wanted to share our top ten wedding industry statistics and fun facts according The Wedding Report:

  1. There will be an estimated 2,079,900 weddings in the US this year
  2. Online spending for the wedding industry reached $8.6 billion dollars in 2011
  3. Vendors are having more couples requesting monograms for their reception décor for a more unique and personalized look
  4. Most couples plan their wedding in 18 months
  5. In 2011, engaged couples spent a total of $671,520,814 on purchases via mobile devices
  6. June and September are the most in demand months for weddings
  7. Bright, bold, or vibrant tones are popular wedding color choices
  8. Couples are seeking fun, romantic, and simple events with a touch of formal and tradition
  9. 1 in 6 engaged couples meet online
  10. The average number of wedding guests in 2011 was 138

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