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NRF has been conducting its annual graduation spending survey since 2007 to see how Americans will celebrate high school and college graduates each spring.

Graduation 2022


    What consumers planned to spend on grad gifts in 2022

    According to NRF’s annual survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, 33% of respondents planned to buy a gift for a high school or college graduate in 2022.

    • Total expected spending was $5.8 billion
    • Once again, cash was the top gift

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