Helpful product information for U.S. consumers by age group 2017

This statistic shows the results of a survey among Americans in 2017 in regards to helpful product information, with a breakdown by age group. As of March 2017, just under 65 percent of respondents aged 60 years and older stated that the 'use by' date appeared to be the most helpful information for them.

Helpful product information for consumers in the United States in 2017, by age group*

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 20 to 29, 2017

Number of respondents

980 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The original question was phrased as follows: "Which piece of information on the product is most helpful to you?"

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