Understanding of the term 'food miles' among adults in Great Britain 2017

What do you understand the term “Food Miles” to mean?

by Nils-Gerrit Wunsch, last edited Jan 17, 2018
Understanding of the term 'food miles' among adults in Great Britain 2017 This statistic shows how the term 'food miles' is understand by adults in Great Britain, according to a survey conducted in 2017 for Bord Bia Irish Food Board. The majority of respondents, 86 percent, believed food miles to mean the distance that food has to travel from producer to shop.
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What do you understand the term “Food Miles” to mean?

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Share of respondents
The distance that food has to travel from producer to shop86%
An indication of environmental impact7%
Other 1%
Don’t know6%
Share of respondents
The distance that food has to travel from producer to shop86%
An indication of environmental impact7%
Other 1%
Don’t know6%
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by Nils-Gerrit Wunsch, last edited Jan 17, 2018
This statistic shows how the term 'food miles' is understand by adults in Great Britain, according to a survey conducted in 2017 for Bord Bia Irish Food Board. The majority of respondents, 86 percent, believed food miles to mean the distance that food has to travel from producer to shop.
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