Challenges of promoting healthy eating habits in kids in the U.S. 2016

This statistic shows the results of a survey in which U.S. parents were asked what challenges they face when promoting their children's healthy eating habits. According to the survey, 70 percent of parents stated that the high cost of healthy food was a challenge for them when trying to feed their children a healthy diet.

Challenges parents in the United States face when promoting their children's healthy eating habits as of October 2016

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Sources

Release date

March 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

October 2016

Number of respondents

1,767 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

U.S. parents with at least one child aged 4 to 18 years.

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide information on the method of survey.
Multiple responses were possible.

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