Infographic of the Day: How Much is The Zombie Economy Worth?

April 2nd, 2013
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Zombies are everywhere these days. Whether you love or hate this trend, there's no denying that the Zombie craze is a hot commodity. Would you believe that over the past 4 years, the zombie industry has contributed $5.74 BILLION to the economy? You may think they’re just flabby lumps of reanimated flesh, groaning indiscriminately and frightening villagers. But zombies are also supreme cash generators.

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In fact, the zombie economy has been worth an astonishing $5.74 billion to the global economy over the past 4 years. They’re all calling it (and by “they”, we mean “us”) the Putrid Pound. And and as more films, books, TV shows and fabulous zombie related experiences are created, the stronger it will become. According to experts, by 2022 we’ll all be involved in a zombie related industry in one way or another. OK, we made that last fact up…



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