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Gourmets

Top 10 Percent of Population in Time Spent
Preparing and Consuming Food and Drink

Seniors and women are the most likely to spend a
lot of time in the kitchen and dining room.

Gourmets
 
All Adults
median age
50
44
percent age 60+
35%
22%
percent male
29%
48%
median household income
$44,610
$48,588
percent African/American
8%
12%
percent Hispanic
16%
13%
percent with
children in household
39%
39%
percent by region
   Northeast
20%
18%
   Midwest
24%
25%
   South
33%
35%
   West
23%
22%

 

source: estimates for the population age 18+ by the Time Use Institute,
based on the American Time Use Survey for 2005, 2006, and 2007