These are the topline results of a YouGov/Economist survey of 1000 US adults interviewed November 30th - December 2nd, 2013 on Black Friday shopping. The results show that Americans predicted their shopping behavior fairly well. The margin of error is 3.9%.

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Did you go shopping on "Black Friday" (the day after Thanksgiving, when many stores and retail chains offer discounts)?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80%

When did you go shopping on "Black Friday"?
Asked of respondents who indicated they shopped on Black Friday
Thursday morning (Thanksgiving Day) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%
Thursday evening (Thanksgiving Day) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30%
Friday at midnight . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7%
Friday morning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30%
After Friday morning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%

How much did you spend on "Black Friday"?
Asked of respondents who indicated they shopped on Black Friday
Less than $50 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
$50-$100 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
$100-$250 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31%
$250-$500 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20%
More than $500 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8%
Prefer not to say . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

Did you spend more or less than you expected?
Asked of respondents who indicated they shopped on Black Friday
More than I expected . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
About what I expected . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66%
Less than I expected . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17%

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