Fun Facts About Halloween In Today’s Time


Dalana Cook

Halloween is filled with fun, scares, candy, costumes, etc, but do you know what is popular in costumes and candy?

  • The most popular candies since 2021 are Reese’s and M&M’s.
  • The most favorited candy for this year are Reese’s, Skittles, M&M’s, Starburst, and Hot Tamales.
  • About 35 million children go trick or treating each year.
  • 90 million pounds of chocolate candies are sold during the Halloween week.
  • Probably $3 billion is spent on Halloween costumes annually in North America.
  • The most popular Halloween costumes for 2022 according to Google’s “Freight Geist” tally, Spider-Man, Stranger Things, a dinosaur fairy, rabbit, and pirate are among the top 10 for most popular costumes.

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