Consumers Local Food Survey

29 responses

What's your gender?

29 out of 29 answered

1
Female79% / 23 res
2
Male20% / 6 res
3
Other0% / 0 res
Picture for question What is your age?

What is your age?

29 out of 29 answered

1
25 to 3451% / 15 res
2
35 to 4417% / 5 res
3
55 to 6410% / 3 res
4
18 to 246% / 2 res
5
45 to 546% / 2 res
6
75 or older6% / 2 res
7
17 or younger0% / 0 res
8
65 to 740% / 0 res
9
I prefer not to answer0% / 0 res

How many people are in your household?

29 out of 29 answered

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Average rating
10%
3 res
1
69%
20 res
2
10%
3 res
3
10%
3 res
4
0%
0 res
5
0%
0 res
6
0%
0 res
7
0%
0 res
8
0%
0 res
9
0%
0 res
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How often do you buy groceries?

29 out of 29 answered

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A few times a week51% / 15 res
2
Once a week24% / 7 res
3
A few times a month17% / 5 res
4
Once a month6% / 2 res
5
Every day0% / 0 res
6
Once every few months0% / 0 res

How do you get your groceries?

57 out of 29 answered

1
Drive to a store45% / 26 res
2
Pickup from a farmers market14% / 8 res
3
Pickup from a store14% / 8 res
4
Cycle or walk12% / 7 res
5
Pickup from a designated location5% / 3 res
6
I get them delivered3% / 2 res
7
Take public transportation3% / 2 res
8
Other0% / 0 res

What are the things you consider when choosing a product over another?

192 out of 29 answered

1
Cost12% / 24 res
2
Healthy10% / 21 res
3
Expiration date8% / 16 res
4
Nearby where I live8% / 16 res
5
Clean & Fresh7% / 15 res
6
Recipes7% / 15 res
7
Locally made6% / 13 res
8
Quick to prepare6% / 13 res
9
Bulk5% / 10 res
10
Easily accessible4% / 9 res
11
Fair trade4% / 9 res
12
Location4% / 8 res
13
Long shelf life3% / 6 res
14
Colors2% / 5 res
15
Organic2% / 4 res
16
Attractive booth & display1% / 3 res
17
Package design1% / 3 res
18
Individually packaged0% / 1 res
19
Gluten free0% / 0 res
20
Nut free0% / 0 res
21
Other0% / 1 res

What do you believe to be the most important thing to consider when purchasing groceries?

29 out of 29 answered

1
Cost31% / 9 res
2
Healthy20% / 6 res
3
Clean & Fresh17% / 5 res
4
Locally made13% / 4 res
5
Nearby where I live10% / 3 res
6
Expiration date3% / 1 res
7
Fair trade3% / 1 res
8
Attractive booth & display0% / 0 res
9
Bulk0% / 0 res
10
Easily accessible0% / 0 res
11
Gluten free0% / 0 res
12
Individually packaged0% / 0 res
13
Location0% / 0 res
14
Long shelf life0% / 0 res
15
Nut free0% / 0 res
16
Organic0% / 0 res
17
Package design0% / 0 res
18
Quick to prepare0% / 0 res
19
Recipes0% / 0 res
20
Other0% / 0 res

Where do you buy your meat?

49 out of 29 answered

1
A grocery store42% / 21 res
2
Local Deli26% / 13 res
3
A local farmer16% / 8 res
4
I or someone I know hunts10% / 5 res
5
I don't eat meat2% / 1 res
6
I don't buy the meat so I don't know0% / 0 res
7
Other2% / 1 res

Do you know where your meat was raised?

29 out of 29 answered

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I sometimes check48% / 14 res
2
I don't know27% / 8 res
3
Yes, I always check, it's important17% / 5 res
4
Yes, I or someone I know goes hunting6% / 2 res
5
I don't know & I don't care0% / 0 res
6
Yes, I raise my own0% / 0 res

Where do buy your fresh vegetables?

56 out of 29 answered

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A grocery store50% / 28 res
2
A farmers' market23% / 13 res
3
I grow them myself21% / 12 res
4
I subscribe to a CSA5% / 3 res
5
A local vegetable box program0% / 0 res
6
Gross! I hate vegetables 0% / 0 res
7
Other0% / 0 res

Do you know where your vegetables were grown?

29 out of 29 answered

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I sometimes check72% / 21 res
2
I don't know17% / 5 res
3
Yes, I always check, it's important6% / 2 res
4
I don't know & I don't care3% / 1 res
5
Yes, I grow my own0% / 0 res
6
Other0% / 0 res

What payment method did you use the last time you went to a farmers' market?

29 out of 29 answered

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Cash65% / 19 res
2
Credit card13% / 4 res
3
Debit13% / 4 res
4
I have never been to a farmers' market 6% / 2 res
5
Cheque0% / 0 res
6
E-Transfer0% / 0 res
7
Trade0% / 0 res

How would you prefer to make your payment at the farmers' market?

29 out of 29 answered

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Debit48% / 14 res
2
Cash31% / 9 res
3
Credit card20% / 6 res
4
Cheque0% / 0 res
5
E-Transfer0% / 0 res
6
Trade0% / 0 res

Have you ever subscribed to a CSA or another local food program?

29 out of 29 answered

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No48% / 14 res
2
No, but I want to31% / 9 res
3
Yes13% / 4 res
4
Yes, but I don't anymore6% / 2 res

If at one time you subscribed to a CSA or local food program how did you get your shares?

32 out of 29 answered

1
This does not apply to me. 71% / 23 res
2
Delivered to my door9% / 3 res
3
Farmers' markets9% / 3 res
4
Pickup at a location9% / 3 res
5
Pickup at the farm0% / 0 res
6
Other0% / 0 res

If at one time you subscribed to a CSA or local food program how often did you get your shares?

29 out of 29 answered

1
This does not apply to me. 79% / 23 res
2
Once a week10% / 3 res
3
Once every 2 weeks6% / 2 res
4
Once a month3% / 1 res
5
When I chose to order0% / 0 res

How did you make your payment for your CSA or local food program?

29 out of 29 answered

1
This does not apply to me. 75% / 22 res
2
Cheque10% / 3 res
3
Credit card10% / 3 res
4
Cash3% / 1 res
5
Debit0% / 0 res
6
E-Transfer0% / 0 res
7
Trade0% / 0 res

How would you prefer to make your payment for your CSA or local food program?

29 out of 29 answered

1
This does not apply to me. 65% / 19 res
2
Credit card13% / 4 res
3
E-Transfer13% / 4 res
4
Debit6% / 2 res
5
Cash0% / 0 res
6
Cheque0% / 0 res
7
Trade0% / 0 res

Have you ever used an app or a website to help you get groceries or find local food?

13 out of 29 answered

1
No76% / 10 res
2
Farmers websites7% / 1 res
3
Amazon0% / 0 res
4
Facebook0% / 0 res
5
Small farms manitoba0% / 0 res
6
Other15% / 2 res

Have you ever purchased food online?

29 out of 29 answered

1
Yes41% / 12 res
2
No58% / 17 res