Data in everyday life: Pumpkins!

For the traditional American Thanksgiving dinner celebrated this month, pumpkin pie will be a staple. While the holiday itself may not be celebrated throughout the world, pumpkins are indeed something to be celebrated in many places. The top five pumpkin producing countries are charted here with CHARTrunner.

Source: FAOSTAT data, 2008, cited at http://www.top5ofanything.com/index.php?h=a79bcf50