The survey, which was conducted from December 10-14, revealed that 68% of respondents confirmed ther interest in knowing about the country of origin and or the manufacturer of their food products.
Overall, women were more interested in this question than men - 71% to 65%, respectively. The younger generation was least of all interested in this geographic factoid, approximately 50% of this demographic. Eighty percent of respondents over 45 years of age reported that they choose products according to its origin.
A large portion of the respondents said that they prefer domestic products in almost all product categories except for alcohol. For example, 86% of respondents would choose domestic vegetables and fruit over analogous imported items.
There was also a question regading Russians; preference in trade points, and the most popular format is supermarkets 'near home': 65% of respondents reported that they frequent stores that are close to home, 33% said that they go to the store that is near their work. Prices at retail stores closer to home were characterized as "accepting entries" by 43% of respondents.
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