Survey on reasons for not eating food with expired use-by date in Sweden 2015

This statistic shows the results of a survey on the reasons for not eating food with expired use-by date in Sweden in 2015. In that year, roughly 40 percent of the respondents were worried that the food might taste bad after the sell-by date has expired.

Why are you taking care not to eat anything whose use-by date has expired?

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Source

Release date

December 2015

Region

Sweden

Survey time period

December 2015

Number of respondents

279 respondents

Age group

18 to 79 years

Special properties

refers to respondents taking care not to eat anything whose use-by date has expired

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The original question was phrased by the source as follows: "Varför är du noggrann med att inte äta något vars bäst före-datum har gått ut?"

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