vegetarian and vegan facts

Vegan / Vegetarian Facts

  • There are 6 times more vegans / vegetarians than coeliacs in the UK.
  • There has been a 360% increase in the number of vegans in the UK in the past decade.
  • 88% of vegans live in urban/suburban areas.
  • 12% of the UK adult population follow a vegan/vegetarian diet.
  • 50% of vegans are aged between 15 and 34 years old.
  • 542,000 people in the UK follow a vegan and vegetarian diet.
  • The UK Meat Free Market in 2014 was valued at £657m, this is a large increase from the value of previous years.

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