Most popular global fast food chains in the United States as of August 2014

This statistic shows the most popular global fast food chains in the United States as of August 2014. During the survey, 12 percent of respondents selected Chick-Fil-A, making it the most popular fast food chain in the U.S.
In a 2013 market breakdown of fast food brands in the United States, McDonalds ranked first with a market share of 21.7 percent.

Which global fast food chain is your overall favorite?

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Release date

September 2014


United States

Survey time period

August 27 to September 16, 2014

Number of respondents

1,162 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Which of the following global fast food chains is your overall favorite?"
Respondents were given a choice of 33 answers. For the purpose of this statistic, only answers with one percent or more have been included.

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