How do Belarusians spend money online?

How do Belarusians spend money online?

The most popular online expenditures during 2016 in Belarus were orders in online stores, payments of mobile connection, online games and different purchases of additional options in social networks. The number of payments in online stores increased by 4.7 times.

The average amount that Belarusians spent on car accessories totaled BYN179.2, and on construction materials BYN135.6 ($1 is roughly BYN1.9).

These were the main items of expenses in online shops. Nevertheless, the amount of online purchases of clothes, accessories, as well as children's products decreased.

In addition, the number of payments in online games increased by 1.3 times. Moreover, Belarusian users spent even more money on different purchases of additional options in social networks. The average amount was BYN13.7. Mostly, it was a new set of emoticons.

Moreover, the number of charitable transfers increased by 3.5 times in 2016.

Each user from Belarus made about eight online purchases totaling BYN144.1 during the year.