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Share of people following a vegetarian diet in Europe 2018, by age group

According to a 2018 survey, five percent of Europeans were vegetarians. Not eating meat was especially popular among the younger generation: of the 25 to 34 years old, seven percent said to be vegetarian. Among the 18 to 24 years old, this was even higher, at eight percent.

Share of respondents who indicate they follow a vegetarian diet in selected countries in Europe in 2018, by age group*

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Source

Release date

June 2018

Region

Europe

Survey time period

April 30, 2018 to May 8, 2018

Number of respondents

9,047**

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

respondents from UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Poland, Sweden, the Netherlands and Czech Republic

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Which of the following terms do you use to describe your diet? Vegetarian"

** n 18-24 years = 1,032; n 25-34 years = 1,474; n 35-44 years = 1,633; n 45-54 years = 1,591; n 55-64 years = 1,421; n 65+ years = 1,421.

The results have been weighted to represent the entire population.

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