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Thanksgiving by the Numbers Daytona Magazine
Here are some Thanksgiving statistics
that you may find interesting.

Number of Turkeys consumed on Thanksgiving Day = 51,150,000

Total U.S. spending on Thanksgiving dinner food = $2,875,000,000

Average household spending on Thanksgiving dinner = $56.18

Average household spending on Thanksgiving weekend = $312

Number of families that will travel for Thanksgiving = 39,000,000

Number of places in the U.S. named Plymouth = 37

Average cost per pound of Turkey = $1.15

Average number of Turkeys raised in the U.S. each year = 248 million

Annual consumption of turkey by the average American = 16 pounds

Annual tons of green beans produced = 656,340 tons

Pounds of sweet potatoes produced annually = 2.4 billion pounds

Value of all pumpkins produced annually = $117 million

Pounds of cherries produced annually = 266 million pounds

Barrels of cranberry produced annually = 7.5 million barrels

Total value of turkeys produced in the U.S. annually = $4.37 billion

Have a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving
and Remember to be Thankful!
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