Table 3

Odds of meeting dietary recommendations, being overweight/obese, by store proximity (controls - age, gender, SEP, car ownership, employment)

N

General store within 500 m

Odds Ratio (95% CI)

Fruit & vegetable store within 1000 m

Odds Ratio (95% CI)

Supermarket within 1000 m

Odds Ratio (95% CI)


ALL RESPONDENTS

991

Diet

Eats high-fat snacks >1 daily

no

682

1.00

1.00

yes

309

1.22 (0.88-1.68), p = 0.229

1.12 (0.85-1.48), p = 0.413

Eats fruit & vegetables, >5 daily

yes

457

1.00

1.00

no

534

0.94 (0.69-1.28). p = 0.702

1.20 (0.92-1.56), p = 0.189

BMI

18.5-24.99

559

1.00

1.00

1.00

25-29.99

310

1.15 (0.83-1.58), p = 0.405

0.99 (0.73-1.36), p = 0.994

1.05 (0.78-1.40), p = 0.755

30+

122

1.80 (1.09-2.96), p = 0.021

0.81 (0.51-1.28), p = 0.362

1.37 (0.91-2.07), p = 0.136


Macdonald et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:464   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-464

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