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Table 1 Factors behind high-school students’ snack consumption at school

From: Factors behind healthy snack consumption at school among high-school students: a qualitative study

Subcategories Categories Main categories
Breakfast consumption Students’ own behaviors affecting snack consumption Influential behaviors behind snack consumption
Snack preparation
Staying up late
Family members’ behaviors Others’ behaviors affecting snack consumption
Peers’ behaviors
School administrators’ behaviors
Snack sellers’ behaviors
Tastelessness of healthy snacks Positive and negative feelings towards snacks Influential emotions and perceptions behind snack consumption
Misconceptions about snacks
Fear over obesity Fear over the consequences of unhealthy snacks
Fear over illness
Positive physical outcomes Perceived the positive outcomes of healthy snacks
Positive emotional outcomes
Positive educational outcomes
Positive social outcomes