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Life at Home Snapshot 2021

A chance for change

The last year has been defined by change in work, life and home. To understand more about the steps people are taking as a result, we connected with more than half a million people around the world. Here are some of the things we learned about the lifestyles people are choosing that are better for themselves – and the planet:

PLANT-TASTES

Nearly 1 in 5

18-24 year olds say they eat vegetarian or vegan food all or most of the time in the USA

Vegetarianism has doubled from 8% in 2017 to

16% in 2021

ENERGIZED FOR ACTION

9 in 10

people are willing to take action to tackle climate change

OUT WITH THE NEW

1 in 4

people say they mostly try to avoid buying new things to reduce their environmental impact

DARN IT

6 in 10

people say they always or mostly try to repair damaged household items before buying new replacements

WASTE NOT

88%

of people in Central Europe are now sorting their waste for recycling most or all of the time. In China, India and Russia, recycling is on the up too

Read the Global Life at Home Snapshot 2021 to learn more about the five big ways that Life at Home is changing for people around the world.