More Americans Have Tried Vegetarian ‘Meat’
Fewer than one-in-six Americans are vegetarians, but about twice as many have tried meatless substitute products.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 15% of American Adults are or have ever been vegetarian, while 81% have never been vegetarian. The number of vegetarians has increased slightly since 2019 when 12% said they were or had been vegetarian. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on July 6-7, 2022 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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