1 in 5 Americans Eat Fast Food Several Times a Week
28 percent of Americans dine at fast food restaurants at least once per week, while 16 percent visit McDonald’s, Burger King, Pizza Hut and equivalent restaurants several times per week. 33 percent of people admitted paying a visit at least once or twice a month.
Fewer Americans now eat fast food weekly than did so in 2006, though generally, the numbers are not a great improvement on a decade ago. The majority of Americans still cherish the low price, taste and convenience of fast food.
This chart shows the frequency of dining at fast food restaurants among Americans.