There are 14,000 firework displays in the United States per year.
There are over 200 million pounds of fireworks sold a year in this country. The fireworks industry has a revenue of over $900 million per year.
Fireworks cause on average 7 deaths a year in the United States.
There are 12,000 injuries a year related to fireworks.
Sparklers cause 1,900 injuries a year, and 800 injuries are from bottle rockets.
Of all firework injuries, 61% occur with males, and 39% with females.
Forty five percent of injuries occur to children 15 and younger.