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What do Italians have for breakfast?

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Italian breakfast: interview results

The website YouGov has interviewed almost a thousand Italians on the topic of colazione. Let’s look at the results together!

1. Fai colazione?

colazione - What do Italians have for breakfast?

L’85% degli intervistati fa colazione ogni mattina. L’11% invece la fa solo ogni tanto, mentre solo il 4% non fa mai colazione.
DOVE? Gli intervistati fanno colazione principalmente a casa (84%), mentre l’11% degli intervistati fa colazione al bar.

85% of respondents have breakfast every morning. 11% only have breakfast once in a while, while only 4% never have breakfast. WHERE? Respondents eat breakfast mainly at home (84%), while 11% of respondents eat breakfast at the café.

2. Cosa bevi per colazione?

bevande colazione - What do Italians have for breakfast?

Per quanto riguarda le bevande, la bevanda preferita è il caffè, bevuto dal 62% degli intervistati. Segue il latte (38%). Le bevande che mischiano latte e caffè, ovvero cappuccino e marocchino, sono scelti dal 29% degli intervistati. Al quarto posto si trovano la spremuta e il succo di frutta. Il  è il quinto in classifica (23%). Poco amate per colazione sono le tisane (6%), le bevande vegetali (5%), frullati (4%), centrifughe/estratti e le acque aromatizzate (2%).

As for drinks, the preferred drink is coffee, drunk by 62% of respondents. Milk follows (38%). Drinks that mix milk and coffee, i.e. Cappuccino and Marocchino, are chosen by 29% of respondents. In fourth place are fresh-squeezed juice and juice. Tea is the fifth in the ranking (23%). Less popular for breakfast are herbal teas (6%), vegetable drinks (5%), smoothies (4%), centrifuges/extracts and flavored waters (2%).

3. Cosa mangi per colazione?

cibo colazione - What do Italians have for breakfast?

Il 44% delle persone che fanno colazione la preferisce completamente dolce. Solo il 7% fa una colazione salata. I cibi preferiti per colazione sono biscotti, brioches/muffin, fette biscottate e cereali. Seguono lo yogurt (27%) e il pane con la marmellata o creme spalmabili dolci (24%). Fra i prodotti salati più amati per colazione ci sono il toast (10%), affettati e uova (6%) e formaggi (5%).

44% of people who have breakfast prefer it completely sweet. Only 7% have a salty breakfast. Favourite foods for breakfast are biscuits, brioches/muffins, rusks and cereals. This is followed by yoghurt (27%) and bread with jam or sweet spreads (24%). Among the most popular savoury products for breakfast are toast (10%), sliced meats and eggs (6%) and cheese (5%).


Source: YouGov

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