Tonight's post is about another topic I hold near and dear: coffee.
When you work a full-time+ day job, write books occasionally, run a few content-heavy sites like this one and try to keep up with a 3-year-old, you tend to rely pretty heavily on coffee (and the occasional Red Bull or two). It is definitely not a stretch to say that my sites are fueled by coffee.
Here are 10 of the most interesting coffee statistics I have come across in my travels. Hope you enjoy!
Earliest evidence of coffee drinking:
World leader in green coffee production:
Portion of the world's coffee production that is imported by the U.S.:
Date of the annual International Coffee Day:
Percentage of Americans over 18 that drink coffee daily:
Number of 9oz cups of coffee that drinkers average daily:
Percentage of caffeine consumed in the U.S. that comes from coffee:
Number of coffee shops in the U.S.:
Percentage of coffee drinkers that drink it black:
Percentage of American coffee drinkers that would rather go without a shower than give up coffee:
Labels: coffee, food