Fast Food

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White Castle was a first fast food chain formed in 1921. McDonalds
entered the fast food industry in 1948.

#1 Vegetable in America is potato. Majority of it is consumed as French fries.
Number of Fast Food Restaurants in America: 160,000
Number of Americans served daily: 50 million
Annual Fast Food Revenue: $110 Billion

A soda at a fast food restaurant is marked up about 1200% and fries
are marked up about 500%

44% eat Fast Food once a week
20% twice
14% three or more
6% seven or more

The customers who visit McDoland?s at least 10 times a month make up
75% of McDonalds sales. %60 of all the store?s transactions are via
the drive through.

The most obese state in United States in Alabama with 32.2%. That
means that almost one in three people have their Body Mass Index
higher than 30.

78% of all food ads show unhealthy food.
McDonalds Spends 1 Billion dollar a year on advertising
93% of children recognize mcdonalds brand

Coca-Cola and PepsiCo products are sold in every country except North Korea.

McDonald’s is one of the largest owners of real estate in the world
and it earns the majority of its profits from collecting rent, not
from selling food.

17% of regular menu items qualified as healthy choices.

Average Daily Calorie Intake by country:
1 United States of America 3,754

2 Portugal 3,747
3 Austria 3,732
4 Ireland 3,717
5 Italy 3,675
6 Greece 3,666
7 Belgium 3,634
8 France 3,623
9 Canada 3,605
10 Romania 3,582
11 Israel 3,554
12 Hungary 3,552
13 Switzerland 3,545
14 Norway 3,511
15 Netherlands 3,495
16 Germany 3,484
17 Denmark 3,472
18 United Kingdom 3,450
19 Spain 3,421
20 Lithuania 3,372
21 Poland 3,366
22 Egypt 3,356
23 Turkey 3,328
24 Czech Republic 3,308
25 Estonia 3,222
26 Sweden 3,208
27 New Zealand 3,199
28 Kyrgyzstan 3,173
29 Mexico 3,171
30 Brazil 3,146
31 Finland 3,143
32 Australia 3,135
33 Russian Federation 3,118
34 Morocco 3,098
35 Iran 3,096
36 Algeria 3,055
37 Ukraine 3,054
38 South Korea 3,035
39 Latvia 3,014
40 South Africa 2,962
41 Argentina 2,959
42 Slovenia 2,954
43 China 2,940
44 Indonesia 2,891
45 Bulgaria 2,885
46 Belarus 2,885
47 Albania 2,874
48 Chile 2,872
49 Kazakhstan 2,858
50 Macedonia 2,852
51 Turkmenistan 2,840
52 Slovakia 2,779
53 Japan 2,768
54 Republic of Moldova 2,729
55 Azerbaijan 2,727
56 Nigeria 2,714
57 Georgia 2,646
58 Vietnam 2,617
59 Philippines 2,480
60 India 2,473
61 Thailand 2,425
62 Armenia 2,357
63 Pakistan 2,316
64 Uzbekistan 2,312
65 Sudan 2,260
66 Bolivia 2,219
67 Bangladesh 2,193
68 Angola 2,089
69 Tanzania 1,959
70 Tajikistan 1,907
71 Ethiopia 1,858
72 Congo 1,606

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One fast food hamburger may contain meat from 100’s of different cows.

248,000 Americans die prematurely due to obesity and considers obesity
as the number two cause of preventable death in the US

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