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What are the top 10 candies in America? - Snack Chest UK

What are the top 10 candies in America?

Americans love candy during Halloween, and peanut butter cups are at the top of the list. According to a poll by Monmouth University, more than 36% of Americans say Reese's Peanut Butter Cups are their favourite Halloween treat. It is twice as many people who chose Snickers as their favourite at 18%.

M&M's ranked third with 11%, while Hershey bars tied with candy corn in fourth place, capturing 6% each.

We don't know if it is one of the most popular candies, but candy corn has a lot of fans. Monmouth University opened a poll to find out America's favourite Halloween candy, once and for all. Check out if your favourites made the top 8 list.

  1. Reese's Peanut Butter Cups - 36%
  2. Snickers - 18%
  3. M&M's - 11%
  4. Hershey bars - 6%
  5. Candy corn - 6%
  6. Skittles - 5%
  7. Starburst - 4%
  8. Tootsie Pops - 2%

A poll was done by Monmouth. It surveyed people in the United States about their favourite holidays. The poll talked with 1,161 adults and found that 8% say Halloween is their favourite holiday while 37% say it is among their top holidays. The poll also found 53% of people do not have Halloween as a favourite holiday.

"It is a split decision on Halloween," said Murray in a statement. "Nearly half the country ranks it up there with their top holidays while the other half could do without it."

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