4th of July Facts That Blow Your Mind

Perfect for some Independence Day Trivia

Number of hot dogs consumed on July 4th each year:

150 million

Amount of chicken purchased in the week leading up to July 4th:

700 million pounds

Amount of red meat / pork purchased in the week leading up to July 4th

190 million pounds

Percent of American households with outdoor grills

87%

Number of Americans who will spend the holiday at someone else’s home

41 million

Amount of fireworks sold to cities for public celebrations

25 million pounds

Dollar amount of American flags imported into the US from China

$5 million