Creepy Calculations: 2014 Halloween Statistics [Infographic]

Fun 2014 Halloween Statistsics

Every year it is our pleasure to bring you "Creepy Calculations," a visual compilation of some of some of Halloween's freakiest facts. This year is no exception! What are some of the 2014's most popular costumes? How much money will Americans spend decorating their homes and filling our bellies with sweet candy treats? Who do people trust more to give them costume advice: friends, family, or Facebook?? We will TELL you! And this year, we'll even SHOW you with the help of a fun and interactive slideshow!


Creepy Calculations: Slideshow Version

Click the link below to enjoy a big and beautiful slideshow, complete with animated bar graphs. You may even want to nosh on a Halloween candy bar while you read, so you can make it a DOUBLE bar graph!


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Creepy Calculations: Infographic Version

Just guessing here: You loved the slideshow but you ate too many candy bars and now your fingers are now a sticky mess. (Been there!) Here are the spooky stats again, this time in static form. No sticky clicking needed. Enjoy!

Creepy Calculations 2014 Infographic
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We were definitely surprised that more people plan to send Halloween greeting cards than go to a costume party this year! Maybe we're just party animals? Did anything surprise you? Perhaps that pet costumes alone are a $300 million dollar industry? Woof! Let us know in the comments, pretty please.

Aleksandra Sobic

Aleksandra is HalloweenCostumes.com’s brand manager and senior Mario consultant. She believes that her stature, hair, passion for pink, and reverence of cake, make her the ideal candidate to play Princess Peach on Broadway. Some additional interests include crafting, wine, correcting people’s grammar, obsessing over Jurassic Park (remember, women inherit the earth!), and brainstorming ways to make sexy costume representations of typically un-sexy pop culture characters. Donkey Kong was a breeze but Jabba the Hutt is proving formidable.


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