**Pizza Eating Statistics ** |
**Data ** |

Pounds of pepperoni consumed every year from pizza |
252 million pounds |

Annual pizza sale revenue |
$32 billion |

Slices of pizza that are eaten each second |
350 slices |

Total number of pizzerias in the U.S. |
70,000 |

Percent of independent pizzerias that make up all pizzerias |
65% |

Average number of slices of pieces of pizza eaten by a person every year |
46 slices |

Total number of pizza’s sold in the U.S. each year |
3 billion |

Total number of pizza’s sold worldwide each year |
5 billion |

Percent of all pizzerias that offer delivery |
83% |

Percent of Americans who prefer thin crust pizza |
61% |

Total number of pizzerias in the state of New York alone |
9,000 |

Percent of Americans who eat at least one piece of pizza per month |
93 % |