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Table 2 Assessed samples with nutrition labels grouped according to country of origin (n = 500)

From: An assessment of nutrition information on front of pack labels and healthiness of foods in the United Kingdom retail market

S/N  Country HYD GDA GDA & Health logo HYD & Health logo Nutrition Information grid Absent Total sample number %
1 United Kingdom 169 77 3 5 82 10 346 69.2
2 United States 1 1    17 2 21 4.2
3 Republic of Ireland 6 2    4   12 2.4
4 Italy 7 1   1 2   11 2.2
5 France 6 1    3 2 10 2
6 Spain 4 3    2 1 9 1.8
7 EU* 1 4    4   9 1.8
8 Netherlands 6 1    1 5 8 1.6
9 New Zealand 4 2     2 6 1.4
10 Germany 1 1    3   5 1
11 Poland   1   2 2   5 1
12 Denmark 1     3   4 0.8
13 Greece 1 1    1   3 0.6
14 Turkey     3    3 0.6
15 Belgium 1 1      2 0.4
16 Argentina   2      2 0.4
17 Brazil   2      2 0.4
18 Chile 1     1 1 2 0.4
19 Kenya   1   1    2 0.4
20 Austria      2   2 0.4
21 Sweden   1    1 1 2 0.4
22 Romania 1       1 0.2
23 Luxembourg      1   1 0.2
24 Costa Rica      1   1 0.2
25 Egypt 1       1 0.2
26 India 1       1 0.2
27 Israel      1   1 0.2
28 Philippines 1       1 0.2
29 South Africa      1   1 0.2
30 Tunisia 1       1 0.2
31 Indonesia      1   1 0.2
32 Australia      1   1 0.2
33 Cyprus 1       1 0.2
34 Mexico       1 0 0
35 NP*a 3    2    5 1
  1. a(*) The product had no specific country of origin.