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Daily U.S. Consumption for 12 Items


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Denim Jeans -- 641,000 pairs
Americans spend $14 billion annually on denim pants.
Americans spend $14 billion annually on denim pants.

­Since Levi Strauss invented blue jeans in 187­3, Americans have loved the fashionable pants. Whether you're buying a pair of generic jeans at a discount store or plunking down $300 for designer denim, the blue-jeans industry is big business in the United States. Today, the average price of a pair of jeans comes to about $60, which means Americans spend about $38.5 million on denim pants every day, or $14 billion annually.­


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