GRAPHICS: How does America celebrate Halloween?

This Halloween, consumers are ready to participate in the tradition in a multitude of ways. Check out these graphics detailing how America will celebrate.
Monday, October 24, 2011 | 3:30 p.m. CDT; updated 8:31 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Americans are expected to spend $2.5 billion on Halloween costumes this year, according to a survey conducted by the National Retail Federation. Americans will spend around $1 billion on children’s costumes, $1.2 billion on adults’ costumes and $310 million on pets’ costumes.

More people than ever are expected to celebrate Halloween this year, according to National Retail Federation’s 2011 Halloween Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey.

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