Variable Details:

Source:

Ball, K., A. MacFarlane, and D. Crawford (2009), "Can social cognitive theory constructs explain socio-economic variations in adolescent eating behaviours? A mediation analysis", Health Education Research, 24, 496-506.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Availability of fruits and vegetables within the home environment.


Item(s):

  • How frequently is fruit available at home? How frequently are vegetables available at home? How frequently are cakes or sweet biscuits available at home? How frequently are potato crisps or salty snacks available at home? How frequently is chocolate or lollies available at home? How frequently are soft drinks available at home?
  • How frequently are vegetables available at home?


Citations:

  • Neumark-Sztainer, D., M. Wall, and C. Perry (2003), "Correlates of fruit and vegetables intake among adolescents: findings from Project EAT.", Preventive Medicine, 37, 198-208. [Endnote]