Table 3

Mean consumption of food products as self-rated on a scale ranging from 0 (“almost never”) to 6 (consume it “several times a day”) in individuals with (+) and without (−) selected mental disorders
Disorder with (+) without (−) disorder Meats Vegetables and fruits Fast food Fish
M SD t (df) M SD t (df) M SD t (df) M SD t (df)
Depressive Disorders
1 month + 3.72 1.07 2.87** 4.19 1.11 0.93 1.58 1.14 1.99* 2.27 1.24 0.36
- 3.92 1.05 (4111) 4.26 0.96 (288.62) 1.72 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.17 (293.49)
12 month + 3.70 1.14 4.39*** 4.21 1.04 1.07 1.56 1.14 3.30** 2.20 1.23 2.00*
- 3.93 1.04 (624.50) 4.26 0.96 (627.36) 1.73 1.11 (4109) 2.32 1.16 (631.31)
lifetime + 3.68 1.17 6.29*** 4.29 0.97 1.14 1.56 1.10 4.38*** 2.23 1.22 1.87
- 3.96 1.02 (1128.80) 4.25 0.97 (1215.38) 1.75 1.11 (4109) 2.32 1.16 (1189.21)
Anxiety Disorders
1 month + 3.74 1.12 3.38** 4.14 1.10 2.39* 1.73 1.14 0.50 2.14 1.30 2.90**
- 3.92 1.04 (548.62) 4.27 0.96 (536.25) 1.71 1.11 (4109) 2.32 1.15 (539.36)
12 month + 3.73 1.12 4.66*** 4.17 1.07 2.32* 1.67 1.13 1.12 2.18 1.13 2.85**
- 3.94 1.04 (983.14) 4.27 0.95 (965.86) 1.72 1.11 (4109) 2.32 1.14 (959.09)
lifetime + 3.75 1.04 4.44 *** 4.19 1.06 2.02* 1.64 1.13 2.03* 2.21 1.28 2.35*
- 3.94 1.11 (1105.96) 4.27 0.95 (1082.94) 1.73 1.11 (4109) 2.32 1.14 (1075.26)
Somatoform Disorders and Syndromes
1 month + 3.66 1.18 4.01*** 4.27 0.98 0.31 1.60 1.08 1.87 2.30 1.26 0.18
- 3.93 1.04 (377.29) 4.25 0.97 (4109) 1.72 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.16 (382.20)
12 month + 3.72 1.19 3.76*** 4.30 0.98 1.13 1.67 1.14 0.76 2.30 1.16 0.01
- 3.93 1.03 597.34 4.25 0.97 (4109) 1.71 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.24 (616.20)
lifetime + 3.72 1.19 4.63*** 4.27 1.02 0.36 1.59 1.10 3.17** 2.32 1.18 0.47
- 3.95 1.02 (955.51) 4.26 0.97 (4109) 1.73 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.16 (4106)
Eating Disorders
1 month + 1.39 1.39 7.21*** 4.83 0.55 1.79 0.89 0.74 2.22* 1.67 1.23 1.63
- 3.91 1.05 (4111) 4.25 0.97 (4109) 1.71 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.17 (8.03)
12 month + 2.29 1.82 3.57** 4.47 0.88 0.88 1.28 1.05 1.54 2.19 1.42 0.39
- 3.91 1.04 (15.04) 4.26 0.97 (4109) 1.71 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.17 (4106)
lifetime + 3.18 1.77 2.41* 4.19 1.06 3.77 1.59 1.26 0.63 2.03 1.19 1.36
- 3.19 1.04 (33.10) 4.25 0.97 (4109) 1.71 1.11 (4109) 2.30 1.17 (4106)

* p < .05, ** p < .01, *** p < .001 two-tailed.

Michalak et al.

Michalak et al. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2012 9:67   doi:10.1186/1479-5868-9-67

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