About This Statistic
This statistic shows the number of enterprises in the United States fast food industry from 2004 to 2018. In 2013, there were 149,052 enterprises in the U.S. fast food industry. This figure was forecasted to rise to 158,463 by 2018. The number of employees in the U.S. fast food industry is also forecasted to rise, from around 3.7 million employees in 2013 to 3.8 million in 2018.