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Table 2 Self-reported frequencies of discretionary salt use

From: An examination of the mediating role of salt knowledge and beliefs on the relationship between socio-demographic factors and discretionary salt use: a cross-sectional study

  Add salt in cooking (%) Add salt at the table (%) Add salt after cooking NHS 2001a (%)
Never/Rarely 35.1 48.1 54.9
Sometimes 29.2 26.2 19.5
Usually 23.6 17.0 25.5
Always 11.1 8.7 -
Do not prepare own meals 0.9 -  
  1. a Based on National Health Survey (NHS) 2001 data [47].