EU Vegetarian Statistics

As can be seen from the data below this issue effects at least 30 million EU citizens. We need just 1 million of these EU Citizens to sign our ECI petition in order that our mandatory Meat/Vegetarian/Vegan food labelling legislation can be proposed to the European Commission.

Country Vegetarian diet (%) (includes vegan diet) Approx. no. of individuals Vegan diet (%) Approx. no. of individuals
Austria 9% 765,000
Czech Republic 1.50% 235,000
Denmark 4% 220,000
Finland 2% 108,000 – 329,000 0.50% 27,000
France 1.50% 1,988,000 – 3,300,000
Germany 10% 8,000,000 1.60% 1,300,000
Italy 7.1% – 10% 4,246,000 0.6% – 2.8% 400,000 – 1,680,000
Latvia 3% – 5% 60,000 – 100,000
Netherlands 5.00% 800,000
Norway 10% 550,000
Poland 3.20% 1,228,800 1.60% 608,000
Portugal 1.20% 120,000 0.60%
Slovenia 1.4% – 1.6% 28,922 – 33,054 0.3% – 0.5% 6,197 – 10,329
Spain 1.50% 697,000 0.20% 93,000
Sweden 10% 969,000 4% 388,000
United Kingdom 14%[40] 9,100,000 7% 3,500,000
Belgium 10.00% 1,130,177

Unfortunately statistics are not available for all countries.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vegetarianism_by_country