U.S. adults' compost reasons 2017

This statistic shows the results of a survey among Americans in 2017 regarding to the reasons why they compost. As of March 2017, some 57 percent of respondents stated that they liked the idea of giving nutrients back to the earth.

Why do you compost?

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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 20 to 29, 2017

Number of respondents

355 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Respondents who composted at least sometimes before or own a composting can

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Multiple answers could be given.

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