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Table 2 Subscription rates in the School Fruit Programme in May 02 and May 05

From: Free school fruit – sustained effect three years later

   School Fruit Programme
    Pupils subscribing
Group   Schools participating % at participating schools (boys, girls) % of group (boys, girls)
Free fruit May 02 9 (of 9) 100 (100, 100) 100 (100, 100)
  May 05 2 (of 9*) 31 (26, 35) 16 (13, 19)
Control May 02 9 (of 29) 44 (43, 46) 13 (13, 14)
  May 05 1 (of 25*) 19 (0, 25) 1 (0, 1)
  1. * One intervention and one control elementary school sent pupils to the same junior high school (total junior high schools in May 05 were 33)