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Table 3 Demographic Characteristics of Adult Patrons in NYC after Menu Labeling Legislation

From: Consumer purchasing patterns in response to calorie labeling legislation in New York City

  Did Not See Calorie Information
(Reference Group) (n = 196)
Saw Calorie Information But Did Not Use Information
(n = 180)
Saw Calorie Information and Did Use Information
(n = 64)
Significance
Mean Age (std. error) 41.1 (1.10) 36.6 (0.97) 38.0 (1.77) ***
Race/Ethnicity (%)     
White 6.6 5.6 10.9  
Black 65.3 63.3 54.7  
Latino 21.9 22.8 17.2  
Asian/Hawaiian Pacific Islander 0.5 1.7 4.7  
Other 5.1 5.6 9.4  
Females (%) 64.1 63.1 73.4  
Restaurant Chain (%)     
McDonalds 36.7 34.4 28.1  
Burger King 11.2 12.2 14.1  
Wendy's 31.1 36.7 46.9  
Kentucky Fried Chicken 20.9 16.7 10.9  
  1. *p <0.10; **p <0.05; ***p <0.01;