GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Must-Know Family Dinner Statistics [Latest Report]

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"88% of Americans say they eat dinner with their family every night or a few times a week."

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"The frequency of family dinners has increased by 17% during the COVID-19 pandemic."

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"Teens who have frequent family dinners are more likely to have higher-quality relationships with their parents."

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"Children who have frequent family dinners are 45% less likely to have tried alcohol."

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"71% of teenagers consider talking/listening the best part of family dinners."

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"Kids who eat family dinners regularly are more likely to eat more fruits and vegetables."

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"Cooking at home leads to better food choices, which can result in weight loss and reduced risk for type 2 diabetes."

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"Family dinners have a more positive impact on a child’s vocabulary than reading aloud to them."

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"Adults who had regular family dinners as kids are more likely to have healthier diets as adults."

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"Families who eat dinner together are two times more likely to eat their meals on time."

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"Family dinners help reduce the risk of childhood obesity by 12%."

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"Children who participate in regular family meals are at lower risk of developing eating disorders."

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"About 34% of families involve children in the planning or preparation of family dinners."

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"Family dinners help children reduce stress and lower feelings of anxiety."

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"About 67% of American households cook dinner at home 5-7 times a week."

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"In 2014, only 8% of US families reported not eating together at all during the week."

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