Like what you see? Get $50 off your first survey. Claim your coupon!
Inferred Gender
Sum
Compare
Male
Female
Inferred Age
Sum
Compare
18-24
25-34
35-44
45-54
55-64
65+
Geography
Sum
Compare
Urban Density
Sum
Compare
Urban
Suburban
Rural
Inferred Income
Sum
Compare
$0-24K
$25-49K
$50-74K
$75-99K
$100-149K
$150K+
Inferred Parental Status
Sum
Compare
Parent
Non-parent
Clear filters
Single answer

What kind of bag do you usually use when you go grocery shopping?

Results for respondents with demographics. Weighted by US Region. (19340 responses) 
Plastic
(8355 responses)
Reusuable bag
(4966 responses)
I don't use any kind of bags
(3703 responses)
Paper
(2316 responses)
Metrics only apply to the topline results for this question. Filters and weighting do not apply.
Impressions
424,747
Responses
27,135
Response Rate
6.4%
Response Times
Median response time is 10.5 seconds
Histogram of response times
Responses by hour of day
Local times of respondents
Histogram of responses by hour of day
Responses by day of week
Local times of respondents
Histogram of responses by day of week
Group Response Non-response Internet Population Bias
Male 56.9% 58.4% 48.9% 7.9%
Female 43.1% 41.6% 51.1% -7.9%
18-24 40.6% 40.6% 13.2% 27.4%
25-34 25.4% 36.2% 18.7% 6.7%
35-44 15.9% 15.4% 19.1% -3.1%
45-54 10.6% 5.2% 20.5% -9.8%
55-64 5.1% 2.0% 16.0% -10.9%
65+ 2.4% 0.7% 12.5% -10.2%
Midwest 22.9% 18.5% 21.5% 1.5%
Northeast 16.4% 11.4% 19.2% -2.8%
South 36.7% 37.2% 35.1% 1.7%
West 24.0% 32.9% 24.3% -0.3%
RMSE score 4.5% 
18-24 year-olds (7914) 25-34 year-olds (4914) 35-44 year-olds (3047) 45-54 year-olds (2049) 55-64 year-olds (958) 65+ year-olds (458)
Plastic
3439 43.3% (+1.1 / -1.1) 2093 42.4% (+1.4 / -1.4) 1343 43.8% (+1.8 / -1.8) 918 44.2% (+2.2 / -2.2) 397 40.6% (+3.1 / -3.1) 165 36.0% (+4.5 / -4.3)
Reusuable bag
1814 23.1% (+0.9 / -0.9) 1199 24.5% (+1.2 / -1.2) 866 28.7% (+1.7 / -1.6) 611 30.4% (+2.1 / -2.0) 328 34.6% (+3.1 / -3.0) 148 32.2% (+4.4 / -4.1)
I don't use any kind of bags
1695 21.4% (+0.9 / -0.9) 1014 20.7% (+1.2 / -1.1) 491 16.1% (+1.4 / -1.3) 301 14.8% (+1.6 / -1.5) 131 13.9% (+2.4 / -2.1) 71 15.5% (+3.6 / -3.0)
Paper
966 12.2% (+0.7 / -0.7) 608 12.4% (+1.0 / -0.9) 347 11.4% (+1.2 / -1.1) 219 10.6% (+1.4 / -1.3) 102 10.9% (+2.2 / -1.8) 74 16.2% (+3.7 / -3.1)
Methodology: Conducted by Google Consumer Surveys, November 24, 2011 - January 26, 2012 and based on 19340 online responses. Sample: National adult Internet population.
Survey created by:
97A - Consumer Surveys
www.google.com