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Table 2 Sample socio-demographic characteristics, weighted

From: Beverage consumption and energy intake among Canadians: analyses of 2004 and 2015 national dietary intake data

  2004
N = 34,463
2015
N = 20,176
% n % n
Sex
 Male 50.3 17,330 50.0 10,096
 Female 49.7 17,133 50.0 10,080
Age (years)
 1–8 9.2 3171 8.9 1800
 9–18 13.6 4668 11.1 2230
 19–30 16.1 5538 13.0 2622
 31–50 31.6 10,882 30.5 6150
 51+ 29.5 10,145 36.5 7374
Ethnicity
 White only 82.5 28,383 71.6 14,452
 Chinese only 3.1 1085 4.5 915
 South Asian only 3.7 1263 4.9 994
 Black only 2.1 710 3.5 706
 Indigenous inclusive 1.8 628 3.0 606
 Mixed/other/not stated/missing 6.8 2335 12.4 2504
Income
 1 (lowest income) 18.6 6427 18.7 3758
 2 19.6 6750 19.1 3854
 3 19.0 6541 18.0 3634
 4 (highest income) 19.0 6550 18.8 3796
 Not reported 23.8 8195 25.4 5135
Province
 Newfoundland and Labrador 1.7 571 1.5 300
 Prince Edward Island 0.4 152 0.4 83
 Nova Scotia 3.0 1021 2.6 531
 New Brunswick 2.4 813 2.1 421
 Quebec 23.8 8192 23.3 4704
 Ontario 39.3 13,531 38.8 7834
 Manitoba 3.5 1208 3.4 694
 Saskatchewan 2.9 1020 3.1 613
 Alberta 9.9 3400 11.7 2352
 British Columbia 13.1 4497 13.1 2644
Body Mass Index category
 Underweight/normal 27.1 9319 29.7 6002
 Overweight 19.1 6571 21.4 4308
 Obese 12.2 4204 15.4 3115
 Don’t know/refusal/not stated 41.6 14,309 33.5 6752