Six New Easter Stats on Candy, Traditions, and America’s Obsession with Deviled Eggs

Hey, Easter is this weekend, so let’s talk numbers.  Here are six new Easter stats for you . . .

  1. Should the DEVIL really be this involved in Easter?  Almost two-thirds of Americans say they’ll either make or eat deviled eggs this weekend.
  2. Two-thirds of people say they’ll make an Easter basket this year.
  3. 85% of parents are planning to limit how much candy their kids eat on Easter.  I guess the rest say anything goes?
  4. 34% of people say their favorite Easter tradition is spending time with family.  20% say it’s hunting for Easter eggs . . . and only 18% say it’s the religious aspects.
  5. 8% of people think the best part of Easter is eating.
  6. And finally, three out of four people bite the EARS first when they’re eating a chocolate bunny.
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(PR Newswire / Candy USA / Jackson Clarion Ledger)