Valentine's Day is one of the most popular days of the year to celebrate. Here's a look at some interesting numbers associated with this day to celebrate the love people have for one another.
400: The year that Pope Gelasius declared February 14 a day to honor Saint Valentine.
62: The percentage of adults who say they celebrate the holiday.
1.7: The amount, in billions, that is spent on candy for Valentine's Day, according to the National Retail Federation.
512: The average dollar amount spent per person for Valentine's Day.
58: The number of pounds, in millions, of chocolate bought during Valentine's Day week.
150: The number of cards and gifts, in millions, sent each year for the day of love.
1: The dollar amount, in billions, that Americans are expected to spend on Valentine's Day cards.
61: Percentage of men who purchase flowers or plants for Valentine's Day.
15: Average cost, in dollars, of a box of chocolates.
8.6: Amount of dollars, in millions, spent on sparkling wine for Valentine's Day, making it the second most popular occasion, after New Year's Eve, to enjoy some bubbly.
150: The average amount, in dollars, men spend on gifts. Women spend an average of $74 on gifts.
2: The ranking of red roses in comparison to other types of flowers gifted.