Number of pairs of socks purchased annually per capita :
U.S.A : 8 pairs
United Kingdom : 14 pairs
France : 11 pairs
Switzerland : 3 pairs
24 billion socks are produced each year Worldwide.
8 billion socks are produced in the Chinese town of Datang each year.
36,4% of 65 and older men doesn’t consider they have sex if they don’t take off their socks.