Junk food and healthy food don’t cost the same, we know that. Junk food often costs a bit less, at least if we go by the initial price tag. The truth is that price varies based on what people buy and location.
Below is an infographic of the price of junk food vs. fresh food. It takes 30 common supermarket food items and puts them on a scatterplot. Investigate the infographic to find out what foods are highest in calories, sodium, and sugar but lowest in price.