Fun Facts That Put A Number On Thanksgiving

happy-thanksgivingWallethub, the personal finance website, compiled some fun Thanksgiving facts that put a number on some aspects of the holiday:


Number of hours and minutes the average American male would need to spend on the treadmill to burn the 4,500 calories consumed at the average Thanksgiving meal.

$670-Plus Million

Estimated amount Americans spend on Thanksgiving turkeys each year.

$28 Million

Amount of property loss caused by residential building fires each Thanksgiving.


Average person’s Thanksgiving weekend spending in 2015.

84 Percent

Of people say they are most thankful for either family health or family relationships.


Source: Vindy