Table 2: Eating habits of high school students in Bahir Dar city, North West Ethiopia, 2014.

VariablesCategoriesFrequenciesPercentages

Number of days of fruit intake/week ()Zero5813.5
One to three times25559.1
More than three times11827.4

Number of times of fruit intake on the day fruit were taken ()One16644.3
Two14438.4
Three and more times6517.3

Number of days of vegetables intake/week ()Zero4310.0
One to three times26962.2
More than three times11927.8

Number of times of vegetables intake on the day fruit were taken ()One15846.7
Two17745.6
Three and more times5313.7

Average times of eating food out of home per week ()One to two times19445
Three to five times5312.5
More than five times 429.7

Eaten snack ()Yes35682.6
No7517.4

Number of times snack was eaten per day ()One to two times33887.3
Three to four times1912.6

Number of times of normal food eaten other than snack/day ()Two8620
Three29869.1
More than three times4710.9

The food eaten other than main food ()Cake14723.9
Biscuits30048.8
Ice cream7311.8
Chocolate9515.4

Eating when studying ()Yes14733.2
No28866.8

Number of times soft drink was taken per week ()1 to 2 times20172.8
3 to 5 times6623.9
Greater than 5 times93.3