How much do people spend on wedding gifts?

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Are you curious about how much people around the world spend on wedding gifts for friends and/or family?

If you are, like this W&T writer, then here’s a report done by online wedding site Zankyou which looked at nearly 300,000 donations given through its website to determine the average gift spending across 12 countries.

Here’s the ranking from smallest to largest: (spending in USD)

12. The Netherlands
Average spending: $97

11. Brazil

Average spending: $104

10. Mexico
Average spending: $122

9. Belgium
Average spending: $150

8. United Kingdom
Average spending: $159

7. United States
Average spending: -2% $167

5. (tie) France & Germany
Average spending: $195

4. Portugal
Average spending: $236

3. Austria
Average spending: $252

2. Italy
Average spending: $317

1. Spain
Average spending: $365

And if you are wondering how that compares to Singapore, we ran a check and realized that angbao rates deemed appropriate in Singapore range from $90 (approximately USD $73) for a wedding lunch to $260 (approximately USD $210) for a wedding dinner at a 5-star hotel.