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Table 2 Frequency intake of selected food items at home related to amount intake in the camp, adjusted for phase of intake into the military.

From: Body weight, weight perceptions and food intake patterns. A cross-sectional study among male recruits in the Norwegian National Guard

Food intake at home
Frequency of intake
Intake in the camp p-value
  % g/day  
Vegetables    
   < 1/week 8 178 <0.001
   1 - 2 times/week 22 229  
   3 - 4 times/week 32 238  
   5 - 6 times/week 18 254  
   Daily 15 282  
   Several times a day 6 284  
Fruits    
   < 1/week 14 70 <0.001
   1 - 2 times/week 31 95  
   3 - 4 times/week 22 113  
   5 - 6 times/week 14 168  
   Daily 9 151  
   Several times a day 10 225  
Breakfast Cereals    
   < 1 times/week 65 55 <0.001
   1 - 2 times/week 22 67  
   3 - 4 times/week 6 152  
   5 - 6 times/week 3 88  
   Daily 2 178  
   Several times a day 1 119  
Semi- and whole grain bread    
   Seldom 5 125 <0.001
   1 - 2 slices/day 10 143  
   3 - 4 slices/day 28 156  
   5 - 6 slice/day 29 170  
   7 - 8 slices/day 15 192  
   ≤ 9 slices/day 11 205  
Soft drinks    
   Seldom/never 8 41 <0.001
   1 - 6 glasses/week 40 74  
   1 glass/day 18 107  
   2 - 3 glasses/day 22 152  
   ≤ 4 glasses/day 11 227