In 2016, around 48 percent of U.S. diners stated that they enjoy using food delivery services 'very much' or 'quite a lot'. Men seem to prefer ordering food for delivery with 25 percent of male respondents stating that they enjoy using such services 'very much', compared to only 16 percent of women.
Pizza was by far the most popular type of cuisine ordered for takeout or delivery in 2016, holding the largest share of the food delivery market. After pizza came Asian food, sandwiches and then Italian. In 2016, consumer spending on pizza delivery in the U.S. reached ten billion U.S. dollars, a figure which has remained steady for the last half decade. In 2015, Pizza Hut was the leading pizza restaurant chain in the United States, followed by Domino's Pizza and Little Caesars.