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UK Wedding Statistics 2012

27th April 2012 |By | Be the first to comment

Welcome to the Wedding Report 2012. For the past few years we have been surveying over 5,000 brides to get their opinions and feedback on a wide variety of aspects of the wedding industry. This year we have put some of the data together in an easy-to-read infographic. We hope you find the results useful and that they are of interest to those working in the industry as well as brides-to-be.
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2012 wedding trends as chosen by more than 5,000 brides across the UK

Stand out stats:

  • The most common age range on wedding day is 27-30
  • 40% of weddings cost between £5,000 and £10,000
  • 30% of couples are engaged for between 13 and 18 months before getting married
  • 33% of wedding favours cost between £1 and £1.49
  • 35% of wedding dresses cost up to £1,000
  • 27% of honeymoon cost between £3,000 and £4,000


Kate Thompson
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Kate Thompson is the features editor and wedding expert at Confetti. A widely published lifestyle writer, she has worked in the wedding industry for 15 years and has made BBC television and radio appearances discussing wedding trends in the UK.

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