Over half of Indian consumers will shop online after COVID-19

An overview of shopping online by product category in India before and after the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is likely to drive over half (57%) of Indian consumers to shop online, according to the latest data from McKinsey & Company.

While an average of 49% of consumers across 20 product categories said they shopped online before COVID-19, this is expected to rise by eight percentage points after the outbreak ends.