Breaking Down Halloween by the Numbers
Halloween is an absolutely huge holiday complete with major spending and lots of moving parts. Wallet hub has broken it all down when it comes to spending, costumes, haunted houses and more. Here's Halloween 2018 broken down into numbers to keep you in the know.
When it comes to total spending, over 9 billion dollars is expected this year. Over 76 percent of the population will spend 50 bucks or less this Halloween. 69 percent of Americans will celebrate the holiday. 32 percent will be throwing parties. 45 percent will carve pumpkins. 50 percent will decorate for Halloween. Only 21 percent of us will actually go to a haunted house, and 48 percent of Americans will dress up this year. That's some of the numbers but more or on the way.