Statistically Speaking

Sure, you may know all there is to know about CMU?s Carnival. But here are some facts on the Carnival tradition around the world.

Number of bottles of hard liquor sold during the peak Carnival season: 1.3 million

Number of masqueraders who take to Trinidad?s streets during Carnival: 40,000

Number of calories the average dancer burns per kilometer while dancing in a Carnival parade: 200

Tons of ice consumed during Carnival: 350

Average amount of sleep, in hours, the typical Carnival-goer gets over the weekend: 14

Number of drinks the average Carnival-goer takes per hour: 3.5