Reese's, Snickers and M&M's are top 3 most popular candies in U.S. according to new poll

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(KKTV) - Halloween is right around the corner and a new poll is highlighting the most popular candy in America.

According to the Monmouth University Poll, about half of the American public loves Halloween and the other half doesn't. The poll states the most popular candy by far is Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

TOP-SELLING TYPES OF CANDY (Mommouth Univ. Poll)
1. Reese's 36 percent
2. Snickers 18 percent
3. M&M's 11 percent
4. Hershey bars 6 percent
6. Candy corn 6 percent
7. Skittles 5 percent
8. Starburst 4 percent
9 Tootsie Pops 2 percent

The poll was done by telephone from Sept. 23 to Sept. 29 with 1,161 adults in the U.S.

Click here to read more on the poll.