U-REPORTERS IN THE UK
What do young people living in the UK think about nutrition?
4 questions polled on this topic
24% response rate
135 responded out of 567 polled
May 30. 2017
Do young people understand what foods and nutrients their bodies need? Please answer yes or no.
May 30. 2017
Why is nutrition important?
May 30. 2017
Who is responsible for your nutrition? Please choose only one of the following. a. School/college b. Parent/caregiver c. Myself d. Government
May 30. 2017
“Food poverty is the inability to afford, or to have access to, food to make up a healthy diet.” Is food poverty an issue in the UK? Please answer yes or no.

POLL RESULTS

MAY 30. 2017
Do young people understand what foods and nutrients their bodies need? Please answer yes or no.
135 responded out of 567 polled
Female
47%
yes
 
yes
53%
No
 
No

Male
46%
yes
 
yes
54%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
yes
 
yes
100%
No
 
No

15-19
49%
yes
 
yes
51%
No
 
No

20-24
29%
yes
 
yes
71%
No
 
No

25-30
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
No
 
No

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
100%
No
 
No

35+
0%
yes
 
yes
100%
No
 
No
49%
yes
 
yes
51%
No
 
No
MAY 30. 2017
Why is nutrition important?
123 responded out of 135 polled
healthy
body
health
keep
keeps
can
life
us
function
helps
bodies
energy
lead
lifestyle
nutrition
properly
allows
live
mental
mind
well
best
important
maintain
stay
functioning
gives
good
help
long
need
otherwise
right
wellbeing
yes
affects
bad
brain
disease
eat
etc
grow
issues
know
nutrients
physical
risk
weight
answer
balanced
MAY 30. 2017
Who is responsible for your nutrition? Please choose only one of the following. a. School/college b. Parent/caregiver c. Myself d. Government
121 responded out of 123 polled
Female
3%
School
 
School
23%
Parent
 
Parent
66%
Myself
 
Myself
8%
Government
 
Government

Male
0%
School
 
School
27%
Parent
 
Parent
73%
Myself
 
Myself
0%
Government
 
Government
0-14
0%
School
 
School
0%
Parent
 
Parent
0%
Myself
 
Myself
100%
Government
 
Government

15-19
3%
School
 
School
28%
Parent
 
Parent
67%
Myself
 
Myself
1%
Government
 
Government

20-24
0%
School
 
School
25%
Parent
 
Parent
75%
Myself
 
Myself
0%
Government
 
Government

25-30
0%
School
 
School
0%
Parent
 
Parent
100%
Myself
 
Myself
0%
Government
 
Government

31-34
0%
School
 
School
0%
Parent
 
Parent
0%
Myself
 
Myself
100%
Government
 
Government

35+
0%
School
 
School
0%
Parent
 
Parent
100%
Myself
 
Myself
0%
Government
 
Government
5%
School
 
School
21%
Parent
 
Parent
67%
Myself
 
Myself
7%
Government
 
Government
MAY 30. 2017
“Food poverty is the inability to afford, or to have access to, food to make up a healthy diet.” Is food poverty an issue in the UK? Please answer yes or no.
118 responded out of 121 polled
Female
84%
Yes
 
Yes
16%
No
 
No

Male
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No
0-14
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
80%
Yes
 
Yes
20%
No
 
No

20-24
75%
Yes
 
Yes
25%
No
 
No

25-30
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

31-34
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

35+
67%
Yes
 
Yes
33%
No
 
No
81%
Yes
 
Yes
19%
No
 
No

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