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Table 2 Description of the environmental variables according to the coverage areas in Belo Horizonte, MG

From: Food environment and fruit and vegetable intake in a urban population: A multilevel analysis

Variables Mean Standard Error Median Minimum Maximum
Total monthly income of CA (in Reals) 34.2 million 42.3 million 15.7 million 1.4238 million 204 million
Population density (inhabitants/km2) 9706.68 3719.58 9530.25 519.44 26165.25
Density* of supermarkets and hypermarkets 1.38 0.02 1.25 0 7.68
Density* of mini markets and grocery stores and warehouses 7.47 0.06 6.78 0 22.72
Density* of healthy food outlets 3.04 0.03 2.76 0 19.64
Density* of restaurants 16.75 0.33 8.08 0 117.12
Density* of unhealthy food outlets 36.06 0.07 25.94 0 185.70
  1. Healthy food outlets = stores and open-air markets specialized in selling fruits and vegetables
  2. Unhealthy food outlets = bars, snack bar and food trucks/trailers
  3. *Density = number of food stores/ area of CA in Km2
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