U.S. brewery count at the end of 2016: 5,005.
Percent of U.S. breweries that produce less than 7,500 barrels per year: 92.
Percent of that produce less than 1,000 barrels per year: 75.
New York State’s brewery count: 326 (4th in the nation).
Its brewery count in 2003: 38.
Annual visitor count at American craft breweries: 10 million.
On-premises sales’ share of American craft beer production: 7 percent.
Number of session IPAs sold in American supermarkets in 2013: 21.
Number of session IPAs sold in American supermarkets in 2016: 106.
Craft beer segment’s growth rate in 2016: 8 percent.
Anheuser-Busch’s High End craft breweries’ growth rate in 2016: 32 percent.
Average wait by a brewery to obtain a federal brewer’s notice in September 2016: 166 days.
Average wait to obtain a brewer’s notice in September 2015: 129 days.
UK’s excise tax on a pint of beer: 52.2 pence (65 U.S. cents).
Germany’s excise tax on a pint of beer: 5 pence (6.4 U.S. cents).
March-02-2017 11:00 Filed in: Beer | Trivia