According to the National Retail Federation’s Top 10 Trends in Halloween Spending 2014 report, shoppers will spend about $2.8 billion on Halloween costumes this year. Here are more numbers:
$7.4B Amount projected to be spent on Halloween products in 2014.
$77.52 Amount the average person is estimated to spend on Halloween items such as decorations, costumes and candy this year, up $2.49 from 2013.
$2.2B What consumers will spend on Halloween candy this year.
$350M Amount consumers will spend on costumes for their pets.