Avocados by the Numbers

71,803 HECTARES

of avocado orchards are certified to export Mexican avocados to the U.S.

370,000 TONS

of Avocados From Mexico are consumed globally

37 PACKERS

responsible for the global demand of 1,056,000 tons of Avocados From Mexico that are distributed globally

20,300 GROWERS

that supply the 1,056,000 tons of Avocados From Mexico that are consumed globally

136.2 BILLION

avocados were purchased in 2013

365 DAYS

per year Avocados From Mexico are available for consumption in the United States

27%

of avocado consumption is driven by holidays and special events

54%

of Americans consume avocados (97% of Hispanics) SOURCE: Hass Avocado Board Tracking Study Slides 8-9

50 CALORIES

per serving of Avocados From Mexico (4 calories per gram)

0 MILLIGRAMS

of cholesterol per avocado

15.4 POUNDS

of avocados are consumed per capita every year in Mexico

5.2 POUNDS

of avocados are consumed per capita every year in the U.S.

1.4 BILLION

pounds of guacamole is consumed by Americans every year

1.3 BILLION POUNDS

of avocados shipped from Mexico to the U.S. every year SOURCE: HAB

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