The number of vegans in the UK has risen by 350% – The Guardian

A Guardian article on the rise of veganism in the UK.

Key statistics:

In 2006, 150,000 people in the UK opted for a plant-based diet. Today, 542,000 do.

Close to half of all vegans are aged 15-34 (42%), compared with just 14% who are over 65.

The article contains interviews from vegans about why they got into being  vegan, how they are perceived and what benefits they get from it. An interesting article if you are considering veganism or just want to learn more about it.

Full article:

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/may/27/the-rise-of-vegan-teenagers-more-people-are-into-it-because-of-instagram

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

A WordPress.com Website.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: