Uber And Other Service’s Popularity In The US

It is predicted that nearly 50% of all the American travelers will manipulate Airbnb, Uber and Lyft come this summer, which signifies an increase when it comes to user loyalty and trust associated with the sharing domain.

Based on what the latest report by Allianz Travel Insurance Sharing Economy Index has stated, the prospects related to the same have grown to thrice the rate all within a span of two years.

Two years ago only 17% of the Americans noted that they would book a ride service from any strangers. This statistic increased by 36% in 2016 and rose to nearly 50% in this year.

These statistics were availed from a digital survey conducted by Ipsos I-Say where 1,009 Americans took part in it.

The companies which noted the spike associated with popularity between the past 2 years encompass the ride sharing service Uber with a healthy 73% in this year, Lyft with 56% and Airbnb with 51%.

When evaluated with the typical travel modes and methodologies, The Americans found a great deal of worth in the sharing economy which increased to 35% in 2017 and 33% trusted that they will be provided with even more proper services.

However, in spite of this, the survey posted that only 17% of the survey takers are having full faith in the service and that the majority remaining people were doubtful regarding the same.