A new survey by the National Retail Federation reveals that the average American will spend $172.22 on Mother's Day this year. That's down from last year's total of $172.63. Read on for other cool facts.

  • 84% of people will celebrate Mother's Day and wil spend $21.4 billion dollars on the holiday.
  • $4.2 billion dollars will be spent on jewelry for Mother's Day. 35% of people plan to give jewelry on Mother's Day.
  • $4.1 billion dollars will be spent on dinner or brunch on Mother's Day. 55% of people plan to take their mother to dinner or brunch on Mother's Day
  • $2.4 billion dollars will be spent on flowers on Mother's Day. 66.5% of people plan to give flowers on Mother's Day
  • $1.9 billion dollars will be spent on clothing on Mother's Day. 35% of people plan to give clothing on Mother's Day
  • $1.6 billion dollars will be spent on spa days for Mother's Day. 22% of people plan to give spa gift certificates on Mother's Day

Mother's Day is Sunday, May 8th.