Table 4

Reasons for going to fast food establishments of those participants who have patronized them
High-income neighbourhood Low-income neighbourhood p value*
n = 64 n = 43
Do you go to fast food restaurant because of:
Convenience 26 (40.6%) 15 (34.9%) 0.357
Price 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) N/A
Social enjoyment 53 (82.8%) 39 (90.7%) 0.249
Quality of meals 4 (6.2%) 2 (4.7%) 0.725
Do you think you eat too much fast food? 0 (0.0%) 1 (2.3%) 0.220

*results of Chi-square test.

Aloia et al.

Aloia et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:4   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-4

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