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Table 2 Summary of child model variables

From: Relationship between mean daily energy intake and frequency of consumption of out-of-home meals in the UK National Diet and Nutrition Survey

Variable Level N (%) Mean (SD)
Categorical variables
 All children 1797  
 Gender Male 934 (52.0)  
Female 863 (48.0)  
 NS-SeC Class 1:
 Higher managerial, administrative, professional and intermediate occupations
1158 (64.4)  
Class 2:
 Routine and manual occupations
639 (35.6)  
 Frequency of eating meals out Rarely or never 497 (27.7)  
1–2 times per month 923 (51.4)  
1 or more times per week 377 (21.0)  
 Frequency of eating takeaway meals at home Rarely or never 682 (38.0)  
1–2 times per month 733 (40.8)  
1 or more times per week 382 (21.3)  
Continuous variables
 Age Years   9.8 (5.0)
 Height Centimetres   138.4 (27.8)
 Mean daily energy intake Kilocalories   1595.3 (462.1)