Forget meatballs: Sweden turning veggie


n Sweden, the number of people abandoning meat is growing. Today, one in 10 Swedes (10% of the population) are vegetarian or vegan. An increase of 4% over the past five years. According to a survey of Djurens Rätt, the largest animals’ rights organization in Scandinavia, the demand for options of meat-free diets has increased at the national level. With young Swedes who drive this change in lifestyle. The investigation, in fact, shows that the highest percentage of vegetarians or vegans (17%) occurs in the age group 15-24 years.