Child Development Research / 2011 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Does “Yummy” Food Help You Grow and Avoid Illness? Children's and Adults' Understanding of the Effect of Psychobiological Labels on Growth and Illness

Table 2

(a) Mean number of “yummy” responses (out of a maximum of 6). (b) Mean number of “yucky” responses (out of a maximum of 6). (c) Mean number of “same” responses (out of a maximum of 6).
(a)

Age groupTallFat
HealthyUnhealthyHealthyUnhealthy

Preschool4.43.94.44.2
Second3.11.82.03.0
Fourth1.00.20.20.9
Sixth1.70.20.22.3
Adults0.40.10.10.9

(b)

Age groupTallFat
HealthyUnhealthyHealthyUnhealthy

Preschool0.30.60.60.5
Second0.10.81.40.0
Fourth0.00.01.30.4
Sixth0.01.90.60.1
Adults0.00.20.80.2

(c)

Age groupTallFat
HealthyUnhealthyHealthyUnhealthy

Preschool1.31.51.01.4
Second2.93.32.73.0
Fourth4.94.95.45.1
Sixth4.33.84.53.3
Adults5.55.75.35.0