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7 St. Patrick's Day Stats

7 St. Patrick's Day Stats
Posted March 14th, 2014 @ 5:10am


St. Patrick's Day is this Monday...and according to a new survey, 97% of Americans plan to celebrate in one way or another.  Check out seven more things the survey found.


1. The average person will spend $35.

2. 41% of us will be going to a party or a bar, and 30% will celebrate with family.

3. 20% plan on going to a St. Patrick's Day parade.

4. Only 5% will be going to a St. Patrick's Day office party.

5. 50% of people say they'll be drinking beer, 19% will be drinking hard liquor, and 9% said they'll drink BOTH.

6. Guinness is the most popular beer on St. Patrick's Day, followed by Budweiser, Miller Light, Coors Light, Sam Adams, and Heineken...and 49% plan to drink GREEN beer.

7. One-third of people say they'll annoyingly attempt a lame Irish accent. 


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