Nutritional status in 9 European countries: Preliminary results of EU funded Truefood and Q-Porkchains consumer surveys

Vanhonacker, F, Perez, Cueto, Chrysochoidis, Georgios, Scholderer, Joachim, Grunert, Klaus, Hersleth, M and Verbeke, Wim (2008) Nutritional status in 9 European countries: Preliminary results of EU funded Truefood and Q-Porkchains consumer surveys. In: VIIth International Congress on the Mediterranean Diet Year, 2008-03-11 - 2008-03-12.

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Objective: To describe and compare current levels of overweight and obesity in 9 European countries, according to their health perceptions and socio-demographic characteristics. Design: Cross Sectional Web based surveys in Belgium, Spain, France, Italy, Norway, Poland, October 2007 and in Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Poland, January 2008; with quota samples on gender, age, re gional distribution and living environment. Anthropometrics were constructed from self-reported height and weight. Subjects: 4726 in October 2007; 2437 in January 2008, 50% males and 50% females, aged 20-70 y. Results: The prevalence of obesity in adults varied from 12% in Italy to 27% in Denmark. Gender differences were significant in all countries (p

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Social Sciences > Norwich Business School
Depositing User: Georgios Chrysochoidis
Date Deposited: 21 Feb 2013 11:49
Last Modified: 08 May 2020 00:09
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/41457
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