Hamburgers: The Economics of Summer’s Perfect Food
Summer is right around the corner, which means cookouts and hamburgers! Besides that, May is National Hamburger Month! In honor of that we’re dropping some knowledge about the perfect Summer food. Why are burgers perfect? Because you can eat them and multitask, and they take almost no skill to make! They also generate a TON of $ in the US, so here’s an interesting infographic that breaks down all the info you could ever wanna know about hamburgers.
Here’s a few highlights:
Americans buy 12 million tons of ketchup annually. That’s 71 pounds per person.
American Cheese is the US favorite, edging Cheddar by 1%.
We spend $270 per person on beef! $Ham2.2 Billion/Year