10 September 2015, Thursday, 10:39

Ufa residents began to spend more on travel and Internet services - Yandex

 

UFA, 9 September 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Ksenia Kalinina/. Ufa residents began to spend more on travel and Internet services, and loans payment. The Yandex service studied how spending of the capital residents in the Internet this summer changed compared to the lastone. Tens of millions of payments that users have made on more than 75 thousands of domestic and foreign sites accepting payments from Yandex e-wallet or " Yandex.Kassa" were analyzed, the press service of the company informs.

The study showed that Ufa residents began to spend more on travel — from June to August, the average check rose from 7985 to 8835 rubles, compared with the summer of 2014. In Russia as a whole, despite the rise in exchange rate, most users have not abandoned traveling. For the summer season the number of those who paid for a plane ticket or a train through the Yandex has increased 1.5 times, the number of purchased tickets — twice.

Interest of the capital residents rose to the Chinese online shopping too. If in June and August last year, on average three online orders were accounted per customer, then this year — four. During the year the number of users who have made purchases in the Chinese online stores has grown almost four-fold. Average spending per person increased by 27% — up to 2042 rubles.

This summer Ufa townspeople actively paid loans too. Nearly by 30% more users than a year ago paid debts to banks through the Yandex. Money. The average payment increased from 2336 to 2927 rubles.

In general, since last summer the number of users paying for goods and services through Yandex. Money and Yandex. Kassa  increased 2.3 times.