Table 3

Psychological factors affecting respondents eating habits among respondents (nā€‰=ā€‰132)
Psychological factors Yes n (%) No n (%)
Eat because of feeling lonely 64 (48.5) 68 (51.5)
Feel completely out of control when it comes to food 82 (62.1) 50 (37.9)
Eat so much until stomach hurts 71 (53.8) 61 (46.2)
Eat because of feeling upset or nervous 70 (53.0) 62 (47.0)
Eat because of feeling bored 78 (59.1) 54 (40.9)
Eat because of feeling happy 106 (80.3) 26 (19.7)

Ganasegeran et al.

Ganasegeran et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:48   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-48

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