“restaurants” Charts

The Economics of Dining »

In 2009, Americans in the highest quintile of household income spent an average of $10,780 on food for the year,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 132
Score: 3

Front of House, Back of House: Gendered Restaurant Jobs »

According to data gathered by the Economic Policy Institute, "occupations within the restaurant industry are extremely gendered." From this chart…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 100
Score: 1

Serving While Sick: Restaurant Workers of America »

According to the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC), "63% of restaurant workers reported cooking and serving food while sick." Why is…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 91
Score: 1

Top 5 Nations For McDonald's Restaurants »

The United States boasts the highest number of McDonald's restaurants. The United States is home to 49.9 percent of the…

Kaitlin Senk
by: Kaitlin Senk
views: 152
Score: 1

Meet the Restaurant Workers Who Are Living Off Tips »

The minimum wage for tipped workers is just $2.13 an hour. According to the Restaurant Opportunities Center, "Tips are supposed…

Natalie Lubsen
by: Natalie Lubsen
views: 101

The Fast-Food Consequences of a Bloated Minimum Wage »

Fast-food workers in 60 U.S. cities recently held a one-day strike to call for a $15 an hour minimum wage,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 146

A Shift Away From the Dinner Table »

In 1960, 26% of money spent on food in the U.S. was spent on food eaten away from home, while…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 112