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Eating out: How often and why?

Eating out at restaurants or purchasing takeout food simplifies life for many Canadians. This infographic uses data from the 2016 General Social Survey on Canadians at Work and Home to provide an overview of Canadians’ habits when eating out and purchasing takeout food. Concepts presented include the frequency that Canadians eat out or purchase takeout food, the main reasons for doing so, which meals are eaten out most often, and whether nutrition information influences people’s purchasing decisions.

Resource Information

Date

January 10, 2019

Author

Statistics Canada

Type

Infographic

Setting

Restaurant/Food Service Premise, Workplace

Age

Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)

Topic

Food Environment

Language

English

Jurisdiction

National

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