Consumers Local Food Survey

29 responses

What's your gender?

29 out of 29 answered

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

What is your age?

29 out of 29 answered

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

How many people are in your household?

29 out of 29 answered

2.2
Average rating
10%
3 resp.
1
69%
20 resp.
2
10%
3 resp.
3
10%
3 resp.
4
0%
0 resp.
5
0%
0 resp.
6
0%
0 resp.
7
0%
0 resp.
8
0%
0 resp.
9
0%
0 resp.
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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 resp.
2
Once a week24% / 7 resp.
3
A few times a month17% / 5 resp.
4
Once a month6% / 2 resp.
5
Every day0% / 0 resp.
6
Once every few months0% / 0 resp.

How do you get your groceries?

29 out of 29 answered

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Drive to a store89% / 26 resp.
2
Pickup from a farmers market27% / 8 resp.
3
Pickup from a store27% / 8 resp.
4
Cycle or walk24% / 7 resp.
5
Pickup from a designated location10% / 3 resp.
6
I get them delivered6% / 2 resp.
7
Take public transportation6% / 2 resp.
8
Other0% / 0 resp.

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

29 out of 29 answered

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Cost82% / 24 resp.
2
Healthy72% / 21 resp.
3
Expiration date55% / 16 resp.
4
Nearby where I live55% / 16 resp.
5
Clean & Fresh51% / 15 resp.
6
Recipes51% / 15 resp.
7
Locally made44% / 13 resp.
8
Quick to prepare44% / 13 resp.
9
Bulk34% / 10 resp.
10
Easily accessible31% / 9 resp.
11
Fair trade31% / 9 resp.
12
Location27% / 8 resp.
13
Long shelf life20% / 6 resp.
14
Colors17% / 5 resp.
15
Organic13% / 4 resp.
16
Attractive booth & display10% / 3 resp.
17
Package design10% / 3 resp.
18
Individually packaged3% / 1 resp.
19
Gluten free0% / 0 resp.
20
Nut free0% / 0 resp.
21
Other3% / 1 resp.

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

29 out of 29 answered

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

Where do you buy your meat?

29 out of 29 answered

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A grocery store72% / 21 resp.
2
Local Deli44% / 13 resp.
3
A local farmer27% / 8 resp.
4
I or someone I know hunts17% / 5 resp.
5
I don't eat meat3% / 1 resp.
6
I don't buy the meat so I don't know0% / 0 resp.
7
Other3% / 1 resp.

Do you know where your meat was raised?

29 out of 29 answered

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

Where do buy your fresh vegetables?

29 out of 29 answered

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A grocery store96% / 28 resp.
2
A farmers' market44% / 13 resp.
3
I grow them myself41% / 12 resp.
4
I subscribe to a CSA10% / 3 resp.
5
A local vegetable box program0% / 0 resp.
6
Gross! I hate vegetables 0% / 0 resp.
7
Other0% / 0 resp.

Do you know where your vegetables were grown?

29 out of 29 answered

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

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

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

29 out of 29 answered

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

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

29 out of 29 answered

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

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

29 out of 29 answered

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This does not apply to me. 79% / 23 resp.
2
Delivered to my door10% / 3 resp.
3
Farmers' markets10% / 3 resp.
4
Pickup at a location10% / 3 resp.
5
Pickup at the farm0% / 0 resp.
6
Other0% / 0 resp.

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

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

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 resp.
2
Cheque10% / 3 resp.
3
Credit card10% / 3 resp.
4
Cash3% / 1 resp.
5
Debit0% / 0 resp.
6
E-Transfer0% / 0 resp.
7
Trade0% / 0 resp.

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 resp.
2
Credit card13% / 4 resp.
3
E-Transfer13% / 4 resp.
4
Debit6% / 2 resp.
5
Cash0% / 0 resp.
6
Cheque0% / 0 resp.
7
Trade0% / 0 resp.

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

13 out of 29 answered

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

Have you ever purchased food online?

29 out of 29 answered

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Yes41% / 12 resp.
2
No58% / 17 resp.