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Most vegans, vegetarians in Canada are under 35: poll

  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:26

Younger Canadians are far more likely to be vegetarians or vegans than older generations, according to a survey that a researcher says is among the first of its kind. The poll, conducted for Dalhousie University professor Dr. Sylvain Charlebois, reported that 7.1 per cent of Canadians consider themselves vegetarians, and 2.3 per cent consider themselves vegans - levels he says were not previously known.

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