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Table 4 Food advertising (total and by major food categories) by the size of the advertisement and by use of promotional characters (n = 1034)

From: Mapping of outdoor food and beverage advertising around primary and secondary schools in Kampala city, Uganda

  Total food ads
N = 1034
Major food categories  
Unhealthy
n = 889
Healthy
n = 84
Miscellaneous
n = 61
p-valuea
n % n % n % n %  
Advertisement size          n.s.
 Small ad 409 39.6 351 39.5 34 40.5 24 39.4  
 Medium ad 396 38.3 340 38.2 30 36.9 25 38.3  
 Large ad 229 22.1 198 22.3 19 22.6 12 22.1  
Promotional characters          0.002
 No 957 92.6 825 92.8 71 84.5 61 100  
 Yes 77 7.4 64 7.2 13 15.5 0 0  
  1. a Pearson’s Chi square