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Table 4 Dietary assessment

From: The health implications of distrust in the food system: findings from the dimensions of trust in food systems scale (DOTIFS scale)

  Individual Food Group Component scores, median (IQR), score /100a
Vegetable Fruit Grains Meat Dairy Discretionary Fluid Dietary Variety# Overall diet score
Trusters 92.14 (69.94, 100.00) 50.00 (1.88, 56.25) 86.31 (50.77, 97.32) 82.06 (49.24, 100.00) 58.90 (22.86, 71.79) 9.62 (0.00, 34.45) 99.76 (98.20, 100.00) 57.67 (55.33, 77.58)^ 55.89 (51.50, 70.59)
Uncertain participants 95.00 (50.54, 100.00) 75.00 (44.64, 100.00) 62.18 (45.89, 79.61) 48.75 (41.19, 93.43) 40.71 (27.30, 96.00) 25.67 (20.47, 39.27) 100.00 (99.88, 100.00) 70.50 (67.42, 72.17) 61.84 (56.25, 64.54)
Distrusters 85.00 (45.77, 100.00) 82.14 (50.00, 100.00) 67.71 (57.20, 85.27) 82.76 (59.64, 100.00) 48.57 (40.53, 58.97) 28.62 (0.00, 49.05) 97.31 (81.82, 100.00) 81.67 (75.17, 82.83)^ 63.46 (48.79, 72.98)
  1. # overall trend p = 0.02
  2. ^ median difference 24.00, p = 0.01
  3. a scores were not normally distrusted