Changes in inflation-adjusted FAH sales mirrored changes in FAFH transactions since onset of pandemic

Line chart comparing percent changes in inflation-adjusted food-at-home sales and food-away-from-home transactions from 2019 for weeks ending January 5, 2020, to December 18, 2022.

While total annual U.S. food spending levels had recovered from pandemic-related shocks as of 2021, some pandemic-induced changes in what people were buying for food at home and where and how they were purchasing food away from home continued throughout 2022.

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