Snacks & Candy

The U.S.’ Top 10 Snack Foods

From fruit to nuts, see which snacks Americans prefer most

NEW YORK -- Stock analysis website Insider Monkey collected information about the top 10 snack foods consumed in America from a 2015 study of America’s consumption of fruit and vegetables done by Produce for Better Health Foundation. The foundation counted as a snack food every food that is usually thought of as a snack, no matter when it was consumed.

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Next to every snack on this list is a percentage, indicating how often it was eaten on snack occasions.

Here's a countdown of the survey results:

10. Crackers 3%

9. Bars 4%

8. Cookies 4%

7. Nuts 5%

6. Ice-cream 5%

5. Breath Mints/Stripes 5%

4. Chips 8%

3. Gum 10%

2. Fruit 13%

1. Candy 15%

Click here to read the complete Insider Monkey report.

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