7/1: Pizza Pizzazz!

July 1, 2009 by  
Filed under Featured, Food, Food Pantry, Living

Americans are no strangers to rolling out their very own pizza pies.  In fact, 71% of U.S. residents say they’ve made a pizza themselves.  And, the number rises when looking at the number of parents who have baked this delicious Italian delight.  77% of Americans with children report they’ve made their own pizza.

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But, gender, age, income, and geography all impact Americans’ culinary habits.  More women than men — 75% compared with 67%, respectively — have baked a pizza.  78% of Americans under the age of 45 have done the same compared with 67% of their older counterparts.  How does income factor in?  About three-quarters of those who earn $50,000 or more have a pizza recipe in their epicurean repertoire compared with 66% of those making less.  Looking at region, Midwesterners take the pie.  79% of residents living in that part of the country have created this savory treat themselves while 62% of residents living in the West admit to doing the same.

Table:  Made Pizza Yourself

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One Response to “7/1: Pizza Pizzazz!”

  1. Lowrance on March 6th, 2012 6:43 am

    yes, i also made my special pizza by myself.

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