Want to show your friends and family how smart you are this Thanksgiving?
Here's a list of turkey-related stats, facts and tidbits.
Holidays and observances
Government and public administration
Government bodies and offices
Government departments and authorities
Parades and marches
$21.71 -- This year's average cost for a 16-pound turkey in the United States, down 3% from 2017 and the lowest since 2014, according to the American Farm Bureau Federation's most recent annual survey.
$48.90 -- The average cost this year to serve 10 people a Thanksgiving feast, a 22-cent decrease from last year.
42.5 million -- Turkeys produced this year in Minnesota, the largest turkey producing state, out of a total of 240 million raised in the United States.
42 -- The percentage of people who eat their Thanksgiving meal between 1-3 p.m., according to Statista.
17 -- Ridges on a 14-ounce can of Ocean Spray Jellied Cranberry Sauce.
91 -- Members of the Wampanoag tribe who joined in at the first Thanksgiving feast.
98 -- Years since NFL games were first played on Thanksgiving Day, in 1920.
- 14 curious stats about Thanksgiving
- 5 stunning stats about Airbus
- Russia has a curious love-hate relationship with Facebook
- Curious cat hangs on to van at 60 mph
- 10 abandoned hotels for the curious traveler to check out
- HHS refusing to release family separation stats
- Trump admin touts stats linking immigration to terror
- The stunning stats on the East Coast bomb cyclone
- Stats reveal how many Americans volunteer and where
- The startling stats that show the power of Hurricane Florence