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Stats of our lives

Stats of our lives: Bite me, Tooth Fairy!

How the Tooth Fairy is short-changing kids in the recession — and more in our collection of surprising facts and figures

$2.52Average amount the Tooth Fairy left under the pillow in 2010

$2.10Average amount kids received in 2011, a 17 percent drop

90Percent of American homes the Tooth Fairy visits

Source: The Original Tooth Fairy Poll