NRF has been conducting its annual Father’s Day survey since 2003 to see how Americans will celebrate dad on his special day.
77 percent of Americans will celebrate Father’s Day in 2018 and spend an average of $133 per person, the second-highest in the 15-year history of the survey. Individuals between 25 and 34 years old will be the biggest spenders this year at an average $188 per person.
- 2017: Father’s Day spending to reach record-high $15.5 billion
- 2016: Father’s Day spending to reach record-high $14.3 billion
- 2015: Father’s Day spending to reach $12.7 billion
- 2014: Spending on Father’s Day to top $12.5 billion
Results of NRF’s Father’s Day spending survey are released each year in early June.