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Table 2 Descriptive baseline characteristics of neighbourhoods

From: Recent changes in the Dutch foodscape: socioeconomic and urban-rural differences

 Counts
Min-Max
Median (IQR)
All neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods with zero food retailer of each type (%)Median (IQR) -excluding neighbourhoods with zero food retailers
Total neighbourhoods in 2004 (n = 9956)
 Total counts of food retailers0–2281 (0–4)37.8%3 (1–7)
 Counts of fast food restaurants0–350 (0–1)65.5%1 (1–2)
 Counts of food delivery places0–160 (0–0)91.9%1 (1–2)
 Counts of supermarkets0–70 (0–1)70.3%1 (1–2)
 Counts of local shops0–390 (0–1)67.2%2 (1–4)
 Counts of restaurants0–1210 (0–1)60.6%1 (1–3)
 Counts of convenience stores0–100 (0–0)90.4%1 (1–1)
 Inhabitants per neighbourhood100–27,500910 (330–2230)
Lowest neighbourhood SES in 2004 (n = 1936)
 Total counts of food retailers0–1573 (0–8)25.2%5 (2–11)
 Counts of fast food restaurants0–241 (0–2)46.6%2 (1–3)
 Counts of food delivery places0–80 (0–0)82.3%1 (1–2)
 Counts of supermarkets0–70 (0–1)54.7%1 (1–2)
 Counts of local shops0–390 (0–2)50.5%2 (1–5)
 Counts of restaurants0–770 (0–1)55.5%2 (1–3)
 Counts of convenience stores0–100 (0–0)81.6%1 (1–2)
 Inhabitants per neighbourhood100–27,5001645 (760–3140)
Highest neighbourhood SES in 2004 (n = 1875)
 Total counts of food retailers0–1700 (0–2)53.0%2 (1–3)
 Counts of fast food restaurants0–190 (0–0)87.9%1 (1–1)
 Counts of food delivery places0–80 (0–0)98.3%1 (1–2)
 Counts of supermarkets0–30 (0–0)90.2%1 (1–1)
 Counts of local shops0–160 (0–0)87.4%1 (1–2)
 Counts of restaurants0–980 (0–1)67.5%1 (1–2)
 Counts of convenience stores0–30 (0–0)94.9%1 (1–1)
 Inhabitants per neighbourhood100–11,430340 (200–680) 
Lowest neighbourhood urbanisation in 2004 (n = 4554)
 Total counts of food retailers0–551 (0–2)48.8%2 (1–4)
 Counts of fast food restaurants0–70 (0–0)81.8%1 (1–2)
 Counts of food delivery places0–10 (0–0)99.1%1 (1–1)
 Counts of supermarkets0–30 (0–0)80.4%1 (1–1)
 Counts of local shops0–80 (0–0)79.4%1 (1–2)
 Counts of restaurants0–340 (0–1)66.9%1 (1–2)
 Counts of convenience stores0–30 (0–0)93.7%1 (1–1)
 Inhabitants per neighbourhood100–5220390 (200–820)
Highest neighbourhood urbanisation in 2004 (n = 3576)
 Total counts of food retailers0–2283 (0–8)28.4%5 (2–12)
 Counts of fast food restaurants0–351 (0–2)47.1%2 (1–3)
 Counts of food delivery places0–160 (0–0)81.0%1 (1–2)
 Counts of supermarkets0–70 (0–1)58.0%1 (1–2)
 Counts of local shops0–390 (0–3)51.3%3 (1–5)
 Counts of restaurants0–1210 (0–2)56.2%2 (1–4)
 Counts of convenience stores0–100 (0–0)84.3%1 (1–2)
 Inhabitants per neighbourhood100–27,5002010 (1070–13,630)
  1. SES: socioeconomic status; IQR: interquartile range