Nutrition

Sugar Statistics You Need to Know.

ImageThe average American consumes 22 teaspoons of sugar per day.

The average American child consumes 32 teaspoons of sugar per day.

In 1990 each American consumed 5 lbs of sugar in a year.  In 2000 that was 150 lbs.  41% of that is HFCS (High Fructose Corn Syrup)

Americans drink 53 gallons of soft drinks per person per year.

In the avg. American diet 495 calories are attributed to sugar.

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