Table 2
Eating habits of high school students in Bahir Dar city, North West Ethiopia, 2014.
 Variables  Categories  Frequencies  Percentages 
 Number of days of fruit intake/week ()  Zero  58  13.5  One to three times  255  59.1  More than three times  118  27.4 
 Number of times of fruit intake on the day fruit were taken ()  One  166  44.3  Two  144  38.4  Three and more times  65  17.3 
 Number of days of vegetables intake/week ()  Zero  43  10.0  One to three times  269  62.2  More than three times  119  27.8 
 Number of times of vegetables intake on the day fruit were taken ()  One  158  46.7  Two  177  45.6  Three and more times  53  13.7 
 Average times of eating food out of home per week ()  One to two times  194  45  Three to five times  53  12.5  More than five times  42  9.7 
 Eaten snack ()  Yes  356  82.6  No  75  17.4 
 Number of times snack was eaten per day ()  One to two times  338  87.3  Three to four times  19  12.6 
 Number of times of normal food eaten other than snack/day ()  Two  86  20  Three  298  69.1  More than three times  47  10.9 
 The food eaten other than main food ()  Cake  147  23.9  Biscuits  300  48.8  Ice cream  73  11.8  Chocolate  95  15.4 

Eating when studying ()  Yes  147  33.2  No  288  66.8 
 Number of times soft drink was taken per week ()  1 to 2 times  201  72.8  3 to 5 times  66  23.9  Greater than 5 times  9  3.3 

