FOOD AND NUTRITION
State of World Children Report on Food and Nutrition
7 questions polled on this topic
29% response rate
45,707 responded out of 156,067 polled
Feb 20. 2019
Do you think u eat healthily?
Feb 20. 2019
Do you usually eat at home with family or outside with friends?
Feb 20. 2019
Please tell us?
Feb 20. 2019
What is more important to you when deciding what to eat?
Feb 20. 2019
Is losing weight or gaining weight something you think about when choosing food?
Feb 20. 2019
Eating healthy means eating freshly made meals with vegetables & fruits, grains, dairy, fish and lean meats. Avoiding sugary drinks and highly processed foods. Do you want to eat healthier than you are right now?
Feb 20. 2019
What is preventing you from eating healthier?

POLL RESULTS

FEB 20. 2019
Do you think u eat healthily?
45,707 responded out of 156,067 polled
Female
78%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
22%
B. No
 
B. No

Male
72%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
28%
B. No
 
B. No
0-14
77%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
23%
B. No
 
B. No

15-19
79%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
21%
B. No
 
B. No

20-24
75%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
25%
B. No
 
B. No

25-30
73%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
27%
B. No
 
B. No

31-34
67%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
33%
B. No
 
B. No

35+
65%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
35%
B. No
 
B. No
54%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
19%
B. No
 
B. No
FEB 20. 2019
Do you usually eat at home with family or outside with friends?
40,462 responded out of 45,709 polled
Female
85%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
5%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
8%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
2%
D. Other
 
D. Other

Male
82%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
8%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
3%
D. Other
 
D. Other
0-14
81%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
8%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
4%
D. Other
 
D. Other

15-19
84%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
7%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
3%
D. Other
 
D. Other

20-24
82%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
9%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
3%
D. Other
 
D. Other

25-30
82%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
10%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
2%
D. Other
 
D. Other

31-34
88%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
5%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
5%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
2%
D. Other
 
D. Other

35+
90%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
4%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
4%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
2%
D. Other
 
D. Other
83%
A. Home with family
 
A. Home with family
6%
B. Outside with friends
 
B. Outside with friends
8%
C. By myself most of the time
 
C. By myself most of the time
3%
D. Other
 
D. Other
FEB 20. 2019
Please tell us?
880 responded out of 1,054 polled
eat
school
friends
family
home
ndi
sometimes
ndimadya
alone
work
times
boarding
achibale
ku
college
outside
pakhomo
time
zina
eya
food
friend
langa
ndekha
anga
banja
self
sukulu
chani
day
eating
mostly
nd
lunch
usually
ayi
coz
diet
anzanga
azanga
don
koyenda
side
away
cafeteria
cooked
kusukulu
kuti
ndmadya
nthawi
FEB 20. 2019
What is more important to you when deciding what to eat?
37,180 responded out of 40,290 polled
Female
60%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
10%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
22%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
7%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

Male
60%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
8%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
20%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
12%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost
0-14
68%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
7%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
15%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
11%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

15-19
62%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
10%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
22%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
5%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

20-24
61%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
10%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
20%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
10%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

25-30
59%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
9%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
20%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
12%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

31-34
58%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
6%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
23%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
12%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost

35+
59%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
6%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
24%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
11%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost
60%
A. How healthy the food is
 
A. How healthy the food is
9%
B. Taste
 
B. Taste
21%
C. Convenience
 
C. Convenience
10%
D. Cost
 
D. Cost
FEB 20. 2019
Is losing weight or gaining weight something you think about when choosing food?
34,609 responded out of 37,180 polled
Female
59%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
41%
B. No
 
B. No

Male
58%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
42%
B. No
 
B. No
0-14
61%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
39%
B. No
 
B. No

15-19
58%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
42%
B. No
 
B. No

20-24
59%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
41%
B. No
 
B. No

25-30
58%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
42%
B. No
 
B. No

31-34
56%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
44%
B. No
 
B. No

35+
57%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
43%
B. No
 
B. No
58%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
42%
B. No
 
B. No
FEB 20. 2019
Eating healthy means eating freshly made meals with vegetables & fruits, grains, dairy, fish and lean meats. Avoiding sugary drinks and highly processed foods. Do you want to eat healthier than you are right now?
32,581 responded out of 34,609 polled
Female
88%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
12%
B. No
 
B. No

Male
90%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
10%
B. No
 
B. No
0-14
88%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
12%
B. No
 
B. No

15-19
87%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
13%
B. No
 
B. No

20-24
89%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
11%
B. No
 
B. No

25-30
89%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
11%
B. No
 
B. No

31-34
90%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
10%
B. No
 
B. No

35+
88%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
12%
B. No
 
B. No
89%
A. Yes
 
A. Yes
11%
B. No
 
B. No
FEB 20. 2019
What is preventing you from eating healthier?
29,880 responded out of 32,582 polled
ndalama
kusowa
kwa
zakudya
money
food
lack
ndi
umphawi
foods
chifukwa
healthier
chakudya
zogulira
poverty
buy
cost
financial
zina
thanzi
za
kuti
healthy
kapezedwe
enough
eat
yes
kudya
zakudyazo
eya
kwandalama
ka
eating
zogulila
expensive
mavuto
problems
komaso
zopatsa
yogulira
zinthu
cha
problem
monga
income
due
can
komanso
kupeza
health

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