Poll Results
Published May 4, 2010
50 / 50 Responses in about 4 hours
Public

Are you familiar with the term "foodie"? If so, what does it mean to you?

Option A

Yes, it means...


46%
23 votes
Option B

No, but I think it means...


54%
27 votes

Common Words

21 food
3 term

Common Words

21 food
2 good
2 eat
Responses to Option A
1  
It means someone who is very interested in food, both in restaurants and at home.
2  
A foodie is a connaisseur of different cuisines.
3  
Someone who is seriously into food and gastronomy
4  
It means a person who is a "fan" of food and is knowledgeable and has an avid interest in food.
5  
I am a foodie
6  
Foodie is an informal term for a particular class of aficionado of food and drink
7  
Someone who is really into food.
8  
good
9  
You are a food snob
10  
good
11  
Foodie is an informal term for a particular class of aficionado of food and drink
12  
name of particular class of aficionado of food and drink
13  
It means somebody who is an expert on food and is very particular about it, likes fine dining.
14  
a person who loves eating different kinds of food items.
15  
a person who likes to eat.
16  
someone interested in high quality food
17  
people who appreciate good food and want to learn all that they can about good food.
18  
someone who is crazy about food
19  
it is a term used for particular class of food and drink together
20  
person who loves eating food
21  
It mean's someone who loves everything about food, eating it, different types of food, enjoys eating
22  
someone who watches Food Network religiously
23  
a person who is passionate about food.
Responses to Option B
1  
Someon that knows a lot about food?
2  
I'm not sure what it means. Could it possibly mean one that frequents fast food restaurants?
3  
I think it means an amateur who love food in its various facets, like a hobby.
4  
Someone who is an expert on certain types of food.
5  
Someone who eats and is addicted to junk food or fast food
6  
Someone that is interested in food, but not on a professional level.
7  
good
8  
nice
9  
name of particular class of aficionado of food and drink
10  
No, I have no idea what it means, perhaps something to do with food.
11  
food storage
12  
simple and best
13  
option B because exact meaning of foodie is not known
14  
someone who really loves food.
15  
something to eat
16  
no positve I know the meaning but I think its like a food junkie
17  
I dont know
18  
I believe it means a person who not only enjoys preparing and eating food, but also knows information about the food. They enjoy new flavors and are constantly trying different food combinations.
19  
type of food taken
20  
Another type of food
21  
something related to food.
22  
Good survey
23  
food which can consumed easily by even kids and which contains high nutrition.
24  
Someone who enjoys eating new foods and trying new restaurants.
25  
a comic about food
26  
refers to a person who shows special interest in food.
27  
i think it is some sort of snack

All Responses

Age

18-34 (62%)
3-17 (0%) 0
18-34 (62%) 62
35-49 (30%) 30
50-64 (6%) 6
65+ (2%) 2

Gender

Male (50%)
Male (50%) 50
Female (50%) 50

Ethnicity

White (54%)
White (54%) 54
Black (2%) 2
Asian (42%) 42
Hispanic (2%) 2
Other (0%) 0

Income

$0-30k (40%)
$0-30k (40%) 40
$30-60k (40%) 40
$60-100k (16%) 16
$100k+ (4%) 4

Education

College (60%)
High School (12%) 12
College (60%) 60
Grad School (28%) 28

People who chose A

People who chose B

Age

18-34 (57%)
3-17 (0%) 0
18-34 (57%) 57
35-49 (35%) 35
50-64 (4%) 4
65+ (4%) 4
18-34 (67%)
3-17 (0%) 0
18-34 (67%) 67
35-49 (26%) 26
50-64 (7%) 7
65+ (0%) 0

Gender

Female (57%)
Male (43%) 43
Female (57%) 57
Male (56%)
Male (56%) 56
Female (44%) 44

Ethnicity

White (52%)
White (52%) 52
Black (0%) 0
Asian (48%) 48
Hispanic (0%) 0
Other (0%) 0
White (56%)
White (56%) 56
Black (4%) 4
Asian (37%) 37
Hispanic (4%) 4
Other (0%) 0

Income

$30-60k (48%)
$0-30k (35%) 35
$30-60k (48%) 48
$60-100k (13%) 13
$100k+ (4%) 4
$0-30k (44%)
$0-30k (44%) 44
$30-60k (33%) 33
$60-100k (19%) 19
$100k+ (4%) 4

Education

College (57%)
High School (0%) 0
College (57%) 57
Grad School (43%) 43
College (63%)
High School (22%) 22
College (63%) 63
Grad School (15%) 15

A

Votes by demographic segment

B

Age
-
3-17 (None)
-
41%
18-34 (31)
58%
53%
35-49 (15)
46%
33%
50-64 (3)
66%
100%
65+ (1)
0%
Gender
40%
Male (25)
60%
52%
Female (25)
48%
Ethnicity
44%
White (27)
55%
0%
Black (1)
100%
52%
Asian (21)
47%
0%
Hispanic (1)
100%
-
Other (None)
-
Income
40%
$0-30k (20)
60%
55%
$30-60k (20)
45%
37%
$60-100k (8)
62%
50%
$100k+ (2)
50%
Education
0%
High School (6)
100%
43%
College (30)
56%
71%
Grad School (14)
28%
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