What It Takes To Make A Quarter-Pound Hamburger
U.S. total meat consumption, in billion pounds
U.S. meat consumption per person, in pounds
"Though meat consumption in the U.S. has dropped off slightly in recent years, at 270.7 pounds per person a year, we still eat more meat per person here than in almost any other country on the planet. Only the Luxumbourgers eat more meat than we do."