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Table 1 The proportion of Canadian children and adult snack consumers among different snack consumption frequencies

From: Time, location and frequency of snack consumption in different age groups of Canadians

Frequency Males Females
Children
(n = 2,927,629)
Adults
(n = 10,429,887)
Children
(n = 2,890,187)
Adults
(n = 10,649,097)
Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE Mean SE
1 time 14.5 a,b 0.8 85.5 a,b 0.8 15.1 a,b 0.9 84.9 a,b 0.9
2–3 times 25.7 0.9 74.3 0.9 22.5 c 0.8 77.5 c 0.8
≥4 times 30.5 2.9 69.5 2.9 36.2 2.3 63.8 2.3
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SE. Significant differences measured by confidence interval overlapping technique, a: 1 time vs 2–3 times; b: 1 time vs ≥4 times; c: 2–3 times vs ≥4 times