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The Experience of 4th of July, in Stats

Grace Cary
July 04, 2018

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Each year on the 4th of July, Americans celebrate our centuries-old independence with some of our favorite activities; eating and drinking. Our go-to barbecue items for this occasion have remained the same for a long time, but as the US population increases, so does the amount we consume. This year however, our spending takes a slight dip compared to 2017. Total spending for 2018 is projected to be $6.9 billion, compared to last year’s $7.1. Take a look at how our spending breaks down on 4th of July staples like beer, burgers, fireworks and 150 million hot dogs. Happy 4th!

Experience of 4th of July stats

Grace Cary
Grace Cary is a Jeopardy enthusiast, an avid concert-goer, and loves to stay active. Grace is a Digital Strategist at Oracle and focuses on Oracle’s CX and SMB social properties.
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