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St. Patrick’s Day Fun Facts!

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St. Patrick's Day Fun Facts!

St. Patrick’s Day is tomorrow. How about some fascinating facts and trivia to impress your friends?

At least $5.9 billion is expected to be spent for St. Patrick’s Day this year.
The consumption of Guinness beer increases by 819% compared to the rest of the year. Thirteen million pints of Guinness will be consumed worldwide on St. Patrick’s Day.
152.5%t more beer is sold on the holiday overall.
The current market value of a leprechaun’s pot of gold is $1.3 million.
On average, each person will spend about $40 on St. Patrick’s Day.
There are 33.1 million Americans who claim Irish ancestry, seven times Ireland’s entire population.
83% of people celebrating plan to wear green.
Finally, the cost of an Uber ride from Boston to Dublin, Ohio, is $1,211 vs. as much as $24,000 for a DUI.

There you go. Now impress your friends.

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