What is the average cost of a wedding in 2020?
In 2020, prior to COVID-19, marrying couples were spending on average $19,429 on their wedding day. The median wedding cost was the greatest in ACT ($10,000 more than the median in NSW).
How many guests is average at a wedding?
The average number of guests at a wedding is between 50 and 100. More than half of brides limit their guest list to 100 attendees, whilst 28% ask up to 150 to attend.
Do parents still pay for weddings?
According to the WeddingWire Newlywed Report, parents pay for 52% of wedding expenses, while the couple pays for 47% (the remaining 1% is paid for by other loved ones)—so parents are still paying for a majority of the wedding, though couples are chipping in fairly significantly.