Valentine Day is considered to be the most romantic day of the year. We all spend so much on dinner, gifts and many more things to impress our partner. But that’s obvious too. We all celebrate this day to show how much we love that very special someone in our lives. Either way, the hard fact remains: people spend A TON on Valentine Day. You all might get surprised to know how much Americans spend on V-Day. Here’s some research to consider Valentine Day spending in United States:
$448 Million spent on candy the week before February 14
58 Million pounds of chocolate candy bought during Valentine week
36 Million heart-shaped chocolate boxes sold
150 Million Valentine Day cards and gifts sent each year
$8.6 Million Americans spend on sparkling wine on Valentine Day
15% of US women send flowers to themselves
73% buying flowers for V-Day are men, rest women
Largest, about 1 billion Valentine Day cards are exchanged each year
23% adults say they buy plants on Valentine Day
Of The 8 Billion sweethearts produced annually, most get sold between January 1 and February 14.
Crazy right! So are you like these Americans who go mad for extravagant gifts?