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Table 5 Comparison of NEMS-S-CHILE scores between food stores

From: Adaption and reliability of the Nutrition Environment Measures for stores (NEMS-S) instrument for use in urban areas of Chile

  Street markets Supermarket  
  Mean SD Median Q1 Q3 Mean SD Median Q1 Q3 P value
Group 1 53.6 8.6 56 50 58 52.9 17.4 62 40 62 0.385
Fruits and vegetables 26.2 4.6 28 27 28 20.5 11.9 28 11 28 0.406
Other foods G1 27.3 5.2 28 22 30 32.4 6.6 34 29 34 0.051
Group 2 1.4 2.0 1 0 2.5 7.5 0.9 8 7 8 <0.001
Group 3 4.1 3.0 5 1 6.5 12.1 1.3 13 12 13 <0.001
Group 4 3.3 3.7 2 0 6 29.4 1.4 30 29 30 <0.001
Total 55.8 9.6 59 51 62 43.2 17.7 51 31 53 0.032
  1. SD Standard Deviation