Easter In The United States By The Numbers

April 4th, 2015
in News, econ_news, syndication

from Felix Richter, Statista.com
by Niall McCarthy

80 percent of American adults are going to celebrate Easter this year and overall spending in the United States is set to reach $16.4 billion!

Follow up:

The average person will spend $140.62 during the holidays on a whole range of items, many of them of the chocolate variety. When it comes to delicious chocolate bunnies, 89 percent of Americans agree the correct way to eat one is ears first. It isn't all about chocolate though - 16 billion jelly beans are produced for Easter.

This chart provides the key numbers behind Easter in the United States.

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Infographic: Easter In The United States By The Numbers | Statista
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