Statistically Speaking

Monday is Halloween, and for some that means dressing up in costumes or partying with friends. For others, though, Halloween can also be just another ordinary day. Here are statistics on how people celebrated the day last year:

25.5%: percent of adults intending to hand out candy

40.1%: percent of adults intending to dress in costume

$37.66: average amount of money spent on costumes per buyer

36.2%: percent of adults not planning to participate in Halloween activities

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