Halloween is the spookiest time of the year filled with rich tradition of trick or treating, haunted houses, pumpkin carving and costumes. Americans spend a fortune on Halloween and really get into the spirit. This special Halloween Edition of Friday Fun Facts includes many facts about how we spent our money yesterday.
$8.8 Billion dollars were spent on Halloween yesterday
$3.2 Billion dollars spent on costumes
$2.6 Billion dollars spent on candy
17% of people put costumes on pets.
72% of parents admit to stealing candy from their kids
76% of Americans spent $50 or less on Halloween items
68% of Americans participated in some form of celebration
32% of Americans went to a Halloween Party in 2019
44% of Americans carved a pumpkin
22% of Americans visited a haunted house
47% of Americans wore a costume
Trick or Treating began in 1927 in America
The average price of a pumpkin this year was $4.65
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