What percentage of U.S. concert tickets are sold online?

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What percentage of U.S. concert tickets are sold online?

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29% for concerts. Online ticket sales still constitute a relatively small portion of overall sales of event tickets. But the numbers are growing. Online ticket sellers, for example, sold nearly $1 billion worth of concert tickets in 2001, or about 14 percent of the total U.S. market, according to Jupiter Media Metrix. The research company expects that amount to grow to $2.48 billion in 2006, or about 29 percent of the total market. Meanwhile, ticket sellers sold about $300 million worth of tickets online to sporting events in 2001, or about 4 percent of the market. Jupiter projects that number will grow to $1.1 billion in 2006, or about 12 percent of the market. Although many consumers are still reluctant to shop online, they are much more likely to become regular shoppers once they buy something over the Internet. And consumers who have bought movie tickets or sports tickets online often find that buying tickets that way is easier and quicker than waiting at the box office or being on

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