Six Stats About St. Patrick's Day 2016

March 17, 2016

Here are six stats about St. Patrick's Day this year . . .

1.  51.2% of Americans are celebrating in some way.

2.  More than four out of five people are wearing green today.

3.  We'll spend a total of $4.4 BILLION on St. Patrick's Day.  That's based on an average of $35.40 per person.

4.  People around the world will drink 13 million pints of Guinness today.

5.  Even more important:  We'll eat 70% more CABBAGE this week than we do during a normal week.

6.  And finally, St. Patrick's Day is actually the FOURTH most popular drinking holiday of the year, behind New Year's Eve . . . Christmas . . . and July 4th. 

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