Attitudes towards reducing plastic packaging in supermarkets in the UK 2017, by age

This statistic shows the results of a 2017 survey in which respondents in the United Kingdom (UK) were asked whether they support or oppose the introduction of a supermarket aisle that features only products free from plastic packaging, broken down by age group. The majority of respondents in all age groups support the introduction of supermarket aisles free from plastic packaging. Members of the population aged 65 years and above are most in favor of the campaign, with 94 percent of those surveyed supporting the idea, followed by 18 to 24 year olds at 93 percent.

Do you support or oppose the introduction of a supermarket aisle that features only products that are free from plastic packaging?

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Source

Release date

July 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

July 19-20, 2017

Number of respondents

2,082 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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