Eating for health? A survey of eating habits among children
and young people in Northern Ireland.
HPA, March, 2001.
In autumn 1999,
the HPA, as part of its work on the Food and Nutrition Strategy,
commissioned research to obtain information on eating patterns
among 5-75 year olds in Northern Ireland.
This research document reports on the eating patterns of children
and young people aged 5-17 years. Eating habits were assessed
by interviewing the parents of the children and young people
about the frequency of consumption of a range of foods and about
breakfast and lunchtime habits.
A4, 32 pages, research report.
PDF available Here
Health professionals, students of nutrition and related topics.
HPA and Central
Health Promotion Resource Services.
The results of adults' eating habits are reported in Eating
for health? A survey of attitudes, awareness and eating habits
among adults in Northern Ireland.