As we in the United States enjoy a season full of holiday traditions of dining with friends and family and giving thanks for what we have, it's interesting to put our luck in the plenty-to-eat department into even finer perspective.
Check out this infographic by Foodservicewarehouse.com, that shows that the countries that consume the least amount of calories spend the largest percentage of their income on the food they do eat. Click first on the calories consumed tab, then next on percentage of income spent on food.
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