Table 4

Multilevel regression models examining association between fruit and vegetable consumption and both the presence and count of supermarkets stratified by household vehicle ownership
Fruit Vegetable Fruit and vegetables combined
coef. s.e. p coef. s.e. p coef. s.e. p
Households without a car (n. 633):
Presence of supermarkets within 0.4 km road network buffer 0.657 (0.247) 0.008 0.113 (0.235) 0.631 0.777 (0.414) 0.060
Count of supermarkets within 0.4 km road network buffer 0.283 (0.184) 0.125 0.005 (0.172) 0.977 0.294 (0.305) 0.335
Presence of supermarkets within 1 km road network buffer 0.005 (0.162) 0.973 0.067 (0.151) 0.659 0.078 (0.269) 0.772
Count of supermarkets within 1 km road network buffer 0.077 (0.072) 0.280 −0.008 (0.067) 0.909 0.072 (0.119) 0.541
Households with a car (n. 408):
Count of supermarkets within 3 km road network buffer 0.055 (0.023) 0.015 0.059 (0.024) 0.014 0.112 (0.041) 0.006
Count of supermarkets within 5 km road network buffer 0.009 (0.013) 0.465 −0.002 (0.014) 0.888 0.007 (0.024) 0.756

Models adjusted for age, sex and education.

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Thornton et al. International Journal of Health Geographics 2012 11:29   doi:10.1186/1476-072X-11-29

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