Hot Dog Statistics

April 12, 2012 in Daily Bulletin

Courtney Ousley took a look at Hot Dog consumption in the United States. Highlights include:

  • The average American eats 65 Hot Dogs a year.
  • 155 million Hot Dogs are eaten on Independence Day.
  • Teenaged boys eat the most Hot Dogs.
  • Hot Dog consumption rises during recessions.

To read about the world record for Hot Dog eating, the Hot Dog season, and which areas geographically consume the most Hot Dogs click here.

Source: TheCuriousCalico

Via: Freakonomics