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Study Shows Utahans Eats More Candy Than Any Other State--Coincidence? I Think Not.

A push by Hershey Co. to gather data on the nation’s candy-eating habits has uncovered the sweet-tooth capital of America: Utah.

The state buys confections at the highest rate in the nation -- almost double the U.S. average -- Hershey researchers found. Twizzlers are especially popular in the Salt Lake City area, according to the company.

More than 60 percent of Utah’s residents are Mormons, who typically abstain from alcohol, caffeine and tobacco. 

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