The Average American Consumes 29 Pounds Of French Fries Per Year

French Fries 435x326 The Average American Consumes 29 Pounds Of French Fries Per Year

According to a new infographic (via Derek Thompson) from Visual Economics (I’m not going to directly link to them because the site is a bit sketchy, but you can Google them if you’re interested), that’s not all. We also consume 23 pounds of pizza, 24 pounds of ice cream, and 53 gallons of soda. Perhaps remarkably, Americans are still getting 415 pounds of vegetables per year. I question the accuracy of that figure because this is such a fast food nation, but the rest of the numbers seem at least sensible.

 The Average American Consumes 29 Pounds Of French Fries Per Year

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