The National Retail Federation (NRF)’s Thanksgiving Weekend Survey showed more than 151 million people said they shopped in stores and/or online over the weekend—15 million more than anticipated based on a mid-November survey to gauge potential shopping activity. Nearly 102 million people said they shopped in stores, specifically.

Average spending per person over the weekend totaled $299.60, with 76.6 percent going toward gift purchases. As of Nov. 28, 77.6 percent of those polled said they had started their holiday shopping.

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