This Chart Details the Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions

By: Jonathon Brown - Published: Jan 8, 2013 • References: & infographicsarchive
Not surprisingly, weight loss is the most popular New Year’s resolution this year.

Every year around this time, scores of people make up something they want to do this year and promise themselves (and whoever else they tell) that they will achieve it. Around 21% of those who make these kinds of resolutions pick something to do with weight loss. They might have a certain goal in mind or just generally want to be in better shape and this is their best way to get started.

Other people try to improve their finances, whether that means tightening the belt when it comes to spending, or trying to make more money to begin with. About 46% of Americans usually make a New Year’s resolution -- did you pick a popular New Year’s resolution? Stats for Annual Personal Promise Charts Trending: Older & Chilly
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