Watermelons lead in U.S. per capita melon use

Pounds, farm-weight

Stacked Bar chart with 41 groups and 4 items per group.

Group 1, 1970, Total value of 21.6.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1970.
Item 2, honeydew value of 0.9 which is 4.2% of 1970.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 7.2 which is 33.3% of 1970.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.5 which is 62.5% of 1970.
Group 2, 1971, Total value of 20.61.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1971.
Item 2, honeydew value of 0.93 which is 4.5% of 1971.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.64 which is 32.2% of 1971.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.04 which is 63.3% of 1971.
Group 3, 1972, Total value of 20.12.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1972.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.04 which is 5.2% of 1972.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.77 which is 33.6% of 1972.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.31 which is 61.2% of 1972.
Group 4, 1973, Total value of 19.73.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1973.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.11 which is 5.6% of 1973.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.88 which is 29.8% of 1973.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.74 which is 64.6% of 1973.
Group 5, 1974, Total value of 17.47.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1974.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.01 which is 5.8% of 1974.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.14 which is 29.4% of 1974.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.32 which is 64.8% of 1974.
Group 6, 1975, Total value of 17.55.
Item 1, other melons value of 0 which is .0% of 1975.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.06 which is 6.0% of 1975.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.05 which is 28.8% of 1975.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.44 which is 65.2% of 1975.
Group 7, 1976, Total value of 18.77.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.07 which is .4% of 1976.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.02 which is 5.4% of 1976.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.05 which is 26.9% of 1976.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.63 which is 67.3% of 1976.
Group 8, 1977, Total value of 19.35.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.08 which is .4% of 1977.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.13 which is 5.8% of 1977.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.52 which is 28.5% of 1977.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.62 which is 65.2% of 1977.
Group 9, 1978, Total value of 20.18.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.11 which is .5% of 1978.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.6 which is 7.9% of 1978.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.58 which is 32.6% of 1978.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.89 which is 58.9% of 1978.
Group 10, 1979, Total value of 19.24.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.13 which is .7% of 1979.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.59 which is 8.3% of 1979.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.12 which is 31.8% of 1979.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.4 which is 59.3% of 1979.
Group 11, 1980, Total value of 17.98.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.08 which is .4% of 1980.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.4 which is 7.8% of 1980.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 5.85 which is 32.5% of 1980.
Item 4, watermelons value of 10.65 which is 59.2% of 1980.
Group 12, 1981, Total value of 19.37.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.1 which is .5% of 1981.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.5 which is 7.7% of 1981.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.12 which is 31.6% of 1981.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.65 which is 60.1% of 1981.
Group 13, 1982, Total value of 22.25.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.3 which is 1.3% of 1982.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.8 which is 8.1% of 1982.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 7.67 which is 34.5% of 1982.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.48 which is 56.1% of 1982.
Group 14, 1983, Total value of 19.86.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.21 which is 1.1% of 1983.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.8 which is 9.1% of 1983.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 6.54 which is 32.9% of 1983.
Item 4, watermelons value of 11.31 which is 56.9% of 1983.
Group 15, 1984, Total value of 24.13.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.24 which is 1.0% of 1984.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.8 which is 7.5% of 1984.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 7.67 which is 31.8% of 1984.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.42 which is 59.8% of 1984.
Group 16, 1985, Total value of 24.29.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.22 which is .9% of 1985.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.1 which is 8.6% of 1985.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.47 which is 34.9% of 1985.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.5 which is 55.6% of 1985.
Group 17, 1986, Total value of 24.91.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.33 which is 1.3% of 1986.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.4 which is 9.6% of 1986.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.43 which is 37.9% of 1986.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.75 which is 51.2% of 1986.
Group 18, 1987, Total value of 24.67.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.34 which is 1.4% of 1987.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.2 which is 8.9% of 1987.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.15 which is 37.1% of 1987.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.98 which is 52.6% of 1987.
Group 19, 1988, Total value of 24.1.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.29 which is 1.2% of 1988.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.4 which is 10.0% of 1988.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 7.86 which is 32.6% of 1988.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.55 which is 56.2% of 1988.
Group 20, 1989, Total value of 26.89.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.42 which is 1.6% of 1989.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.49 which is 9.3% of 1989.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 10.36 which is 38.5% of 1989.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.62 which is 50.7% of 1989.
Group 21, 1990, Total value of 24.77.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.2 which is .8% of 1990.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.06 which is 8.3% of 1990.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.23 which is 37.3% of 1990.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.28 which is 53.6% of 1990.
Group 22, 1991, Total value of 23.61.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.34 which is 1.4% of 1991.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.9 which is 8.0% of 1991.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.64 which is 36.6% of 1991.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.73 which is 53.9% of 1991.
Group 23, 1992, Total value of 25.54.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.27 which is 1.1% of 1992.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.1 which is 8.2% of 1992.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.47 which is 33.2% of 1992.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.7 which is 57.6% of 1992.
Group 24, 1993, Total value of 24.88.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.34 which is 1.4% of 1993.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.74 which is 7.0% of 1993.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.61 which is 34.6% of 1993.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.19 which is 57.0% of 1993.
Group 25, 1994, Total value of 25.64.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.26 which is 1.0% of 1994.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2 which is 7.8% of 1994.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.38 which is 32.7% of 1994.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15 which is 58.5% of 1994.
Group 26, 1995, Total value of 26.35.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.33 which is 1.3% of 1995.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.89 which is 7.2% of 1995.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.97 which is 34.0% of 1995.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.16 which is 57.5% of 1995.
Group 27, 1996, Total value of 29.25.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.35 which is 1.2% of 1996.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.04 which is 7.0% of 1996.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 10.28 which is 35.1% of 1996.
Item 4, watermelons value of 16.58 which is 56.7% of 1996.
Group 28, 1997, Total value of 28.78.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.55 which is 1.9% of 1997.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.22 which is 7.7% of 1997.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 10.52 which is 36.6% of 1997.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.49 which is 53.8% of 1997.
Group 29, 1998, Total value of 27.99.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.67 which is 2.4% of 1998.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.34 which is 8.4% of 1998.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 10.64 which is 38.0% of 1998.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.34 which is 51.2% of 1998.
Group 30, 1999, Total value of 29.68.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.64 which is 2.2% of 1999.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.45 which is 8.3% of 1999.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 11.38 which is 38.3% of 1999.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.21 which is 51.2% of 1999.
Group 31, 2000, Total value of 27.8.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.6 which is 2.2% of 2000.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.26 which is 8.1% of 2000.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 11.12 which is 40.0% of 2000.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.82 which is 49.7% of 2000.
Group 32, 2001, Total value of 28.65.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.51 which is 1.8% of 2001.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.97 which is 6.9% of 2001.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 11.16 which is 39.0% of 2001.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.01 which is 52.4% of 2001.
Group 33, 2002, Total value of 27.88.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.55 which is 2.0% of 2002.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.19 which is 7.9% of 2002.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 11.1 which is 39.8% of 2002.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.04 which is 50.4% of 2002.
Group 34, 2003, Total value of 27.07.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.57 which is 2.1% of 2003.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.17 which is 8.0% of 2003.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 10.79 which is 39.9% of 2003.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.54 which is 50.0% of 2003.
Group 35, 2004, Total value of 25.38.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.53 which is 2.1% of 2004.
Item 2, honeydew value of 2.05 which is 8.1% of 2004.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.81 which is 38.7% of 2004.
Item 4, watermelons value of 12.99 which is 51.2% of 2004.
Group 36, 2005, Total value of 25.56.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.56 which is 2.2% of 2005.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.87 which is 7.3% of 2005.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.58 which is 37.5% of 2005.
Item 4, watermelons value of 13.55 which is 53.0% of 2005.
Group 37, 2006, Total value of 26.85.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.6 which is 2.2% of 2006.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.88 which is 7.0% of 2006.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.25 which is 34.5% of 2006.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.12 which is 56.3% of 2006.
Group 38, 2007, Total value of 26.44.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.62 which is 2.3% of 2007.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.83 which is 6.9% of 2007.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.58 which is 36.2% of 2007.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.41 which is 54.5% of 2007.
Group 39, 2008, Total value of 26.68.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.53 which is 2.0% of 2008.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.69 which is 6.3% of 2008.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.87 which is 33.2% of 2008.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.59 which is 58.4% of 2008.
Group 40, 2009, Total value of 26.17.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.54 which is 2.1% of 2009.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.59 which is 6.1% of 2009.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 9.12 which is 34.8% of 2009.
Item 4, watermelons value of 14.92 which is 57.0% of 2009.
Group 41, 2010, Total value of 26.13.
Item 1, other melons value of 0.59 which is 2.3% of 2010.
Item 2, honeydew value of 1.49 which is 5.7% of 2010.
Item 3, cantaloupe value of 8.54 which is 32.7% of 2010.
Item 4, watermelons value of 15.51 which is 59.4% of 2010.

Source: USDA, Economic Research Service calculations.