Table 3

Study participants’ sugar consumption attitude during Eid day (frequency and percentage)

QuestionsNo, N (%)Sometimes, N (%)Yes, N (%)
Were you using the following items on Eid-ul-fitr?
White sugars to tea or coffee225 (55.6)96 (23.7)84 (20.7)
Brown sugars to tea for coffee269 (66.4)106 (26.2)30 (7.4)
Artificial sweeteners for tea or coffee225 (55.6)105 (25.9)75 (18.5)
Chocolates180 (44.4)134 (33.1)91 (22.5)
Sugary foods153 (37.8)152 (37.5)100 (24.7)
Candies and sweets184 (45.4)142 (35.1)79 (19.5)
Fatty foods140 (34.6)140 (34.6)125 (30.9)
Fruits62 (15.2)100 (24.7)243(60)
Vegetables56 (13.8)67 (16.5)282 (69.6)
Salty foods112 (27.7)144 (35.6)149 (36.8)
Fizzy drinks243(60)92 (22.7)70 (17.3)
Canned juices293 (72.3)75 (18.5)37 (9.1)
Fresh juices191 (47.2)98 (24.2)116 (28.6)