United Kingdom (UK): self-reported barriers to reducing food waste in 2016

Self-reported barriers to reducing food waste in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016

by Nils-Gerrit Wunsch, last edited Jan 17, 2018
United Kingdom (UK): self-reported barriers to reducing food waste in 2016 This statistic shows the results of a survey in which respondents were asked what prevents them from reducing household food waste in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. 20 percent of respondents believe the food they throw away costs them 'very much money', whereas 18 percent have a food collection point and 12 percent have a home compost.
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Self-reported barriers to reducing food waste in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016

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Share of respondents
What's thrown away costs money20%
Have a food collection18%
Children not finishing food12%
Home compost12%
More important things to worry about10%
Share of respondents
What's thrown away costs money20%
Have a food collection18%
Children not finishing food12%
Home compost12%
More important things to worry about10%
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by Nils-Gerrit Wunsch, last edited Jan 17, 2018
This statistic shows the results of a survey in which respondents were asked what prevents them from reducing household food waste in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016. 20 percent of respondents believe the food they throw away costs them 'very much money', whereas 18 percent have a food collection point and 12 percent have a home compost.
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