Plastic carrier bag charges: share of adults using own shopping bag in England 2015

Share of adults who will bring own bag when shopping following plastic bag charges in England in October 2015, by age*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2015
Plastic carrier bag charges: share of adults using own shopping bag in England 2015 This statistic shows the results of a survey, displaying the share of adults who will bring their own bag when shopping following the new 5 pence charge on single-use carrier bags put in place in all supermarkets and many other high street stores in England from October 5th 2015. Those over 55 years of age were most likely to bring their own bag, at 79 percent. The younger age groups were less likely to bring a bag, but more likely to pay than consumers in the over 55 group.
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Share of adults who will bring own bag when shopping following plastic bag charges in England in October 2015, by age*

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Share of respondents
Under 3553%
35 to 5467%
Over 5579%
Share of respondents
Under 3553%
35 to 5467%
Over 5579%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 30, 2015
This statistic shows the results of a survey, displaying the share of adults who will bring their own bag when shopping following the new 5 pence charge on single-use carrier bags put in place in all supermarkets and many other high street stores in England from October 5th 2015. Those over 55 years of age were most likely to bring their own bag, at 79 percent. The younger age groups were less likely to bring a bag, but more likely to pay than consumers in the over 55 group.
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