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Comparing eBay and Amazon

January 31st, 2018 by Skip McGrath

Here are some interesting facts about eBay and Amazon

Number of Employees:
  • eBay 12,600
  • Amazon 540,000

Annual sales

  • eBay $9.1 Billion
  • Amazon $136 Billion

Average Buyer Age

  • eBay 40
  • Amazon 46

Number of registered sellers:

  • eBay 25 million
  • Amazon 10 million

Estimated number of Active Sellers (sell at least 10 items per month)

  • eBay 115,000
  • Amazon   88,000

Percent of New vs. Used items sold (New/Used)

  • eBay 72%/28%
  • Amazon 89%/11%


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