Table 1

Descriptive analysis of sample size, PSU characteristics and ICC and DE for BMI, MET and FVI

CountrySample sizeNumber of PSUsMean PSU sizeBMIMETFVI
Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)
Australia184512514.826.5 (5.9)25.7 (6.4)
Bangladesh555218629.821.7 (3.8)21.3 (4.8)9278 (9968)5665 (12 417)5.2 (2.7)5.0 (3.0)
Bosnia10281129.225.0 (3.7)24.4 (4.3)7750 (8975)4314 (8687)3.3 (1.5)3.0 (2.0)
Brazil500025020.024.6 (4.5)24.0 (5.5)6265 (8639)2772 (7320)1.8 (2.5)1.0 (3.0)
Burkina Faso482214832.622.8 (3.4)22.6 (3.3)11 218 (11 396)7518 (13 272)3.2 (3.7)2.0 (3.0)
Chad465210345.225.1 (7.6)23.5 (5.6)9284 (11 933)4135 (13 117)3.8 (5.5)2.0 (5.0)
China399330133.122.0 (3.2)21.6 (3.8)7391 (8313)4452 (9288)2.5 (1.3)2.0 (1.0)
Comoros17524935.823.0 (3.7)22.7 (4.3)11 488 (8975)9492 (11 681)3.7 (2.0)3.0 (3.0)
Congo249010922.823.3 (4.4)22.9 (4.2)3577 (6530)1188 (4397)3.2 (3.1)3.0 (3.0)
Côte d’Ivoire317817218.523.3 (4.4)22.9 (4.2)9794 (11 512)5544 (13 622)3.7 (4.2)2.0 (3.0)
Croatia9901845.426.0 (4.4)25.5 (5.8)8574 (9857)4746 (10 067)2.6 (1.8)2.0 (1.0)
Czech Republic9351924.926.0 (4.6)25.5 (6.1)7854 (8090)5118 (9083)3.1 (2.3)2.0 (2.0)
Dominican Republic453425617.724.7 (5.0)23.9 (6.0)3933 (7114)990 (4010)3.1 (2.9)3.0 (3.0)
Ecuador462722021.026.0 (7.9)24.2 (5.7)2879 (6127)2031 (2772)2.0 (2.3)2.0 (3.0)
Estonia10124920.725.8 (4.7)25.0 (6.1)13 006 (12 489)9171 (15 479)3.4 (2.5)3.0 (2.0)
Ethiopia49389949.921.4 (3.0)20.9 (3.3)11 503 (10 245)9231 (14 812)1.9 (2.7)0.0 (3.0)
Finland10131696.026.0 (4.4)25.4 (5.5)
France10081168.723.6 (4.0)23.0 (5.1)
Georgia27526840.525.1 (4.2)24.7 (5.1)7959 (8169)533 (9377)3.4 (2.2)3.0 (2.0)
Ghana393229013.622.7 (4.9)22.0 (4.6)8471 (9842)4700 (11 066)6.4 (5.0)5.0 (4.0)
Hungary14191947.326.2 (5.0)25.9 (6.5)10 279 (10 376)6735 (12 960)3.2 (2.1)3.0 (2.0)
India998537926.320.4 (3.9)19.8 (4.4)10 937 (11 004)7599 (14 364)4.4 (7.9)3.0 (2.0)
Ireland101410010.125.3 (4.5)24.7 (5.4)
Kazakhstan44966668.125.2 (4.6)24.4 (5.2)6199 (6062)4518 (6863)2.6 (1.7)2.0 (1.0)
Kenya441627516.122.5 (4.3)21.8 (4.9)11 204 (9356)9633 (14 342)2.8 (1.7)3.0 (2.0)
Laos488925019.623.4 (4.4)22.9 (4.2)9021 (9076)6132 (10 027)3.3 (1.9)3.0 (2.0)
Latvia8561346.426.3 (4.8)25.6 (6.1)3.4 (2.1)3.0 (2.0)
Malawi53007174.623.8 (5.2)23.1 (5.1)8922 (8319)6693 (11 154)6.3 (4.7)5.0 (3.0)
Malaysia604039915.124.0 (5.9)23.1 (5.9)6557 (9102)2701 (7784)3.1 (1.6)3.0 (2.0)
Mali427128415.028.2 (24.0)21.8 (19.1)10 232 (13 803)2880 (17 013)2.7 (5.0)0.0 (3.0)
Mauritania377615823.924.6 (6.9)23.4 (5.8)2435 (6127)99 (1525)1.3 (3.1)1.0 (2.0)
Mauritius388810038.923.6 (5.1)23.0 (5.4)5365 (6389)3192 (6160)2.9 (1.4)3.0 (1.0)
Mexico38 74679748.625.9 (4.6)25.4 (5.4)7338 (8398)4605 (9011)
Morocco471625018.924.2 (4.5)23.6 (5.4)1731 (1587)1299 (2076)2.9 (2.5)2.0 (3.0)
Myanmar588611053.521.1 (2.9)20.8 (3.4)7569 (8064)4320 (10 080)3.3 (1.4)3.0 (2.0)
Namibia424822918.623.9 (6.2)22.8 (6.1)4230 (6942)1394 (4940)2.1 (2.6)2.0 (3.0)
Nepal868829229.821.1 (3.6)20.6 (4.0)11 599 (10 044)9168 (13 614)2.1 (1.0)2.0 (0.0)
Pakistan637935518.023.9 (7.2)22.6 (5.5)7062 (8960)3586 (9120)1.9 (1.1)2.0 (1.0)
Paraguay514349810.324.9 (5.8)24.1 (5.3)5727 (5984)3672 (7601)4.1 (2.9)4.0 (3.0)
Philippines10 07824042.021.9 (4.0)21.3 (4.4)10 677 (9588)7886 (12 158)3.6 (2.2)3.0 (2.0)
Portugal102010010.226.0 (4.4)25.4 (5.6)
Russia442112335.925.8 (4.5)25.3 (5.4)9393 (10 151)6426 (10 610)3.0 (2.1)2.0 (2.0)
Senegal321925912.422.9 (5.5)22.2 (5.4)5860 (9702)1765 (7552)2.3 (3.4)2.0 (3.0)
Slovakia25143128.124.7 (4.6)24.2 (5.8)4436 (6253)2346 (6132)2.1 (2.4)2.0 (3.0)
South Africa232418312.729.1 (10.8)26.4 (9.5)3570 (6524)1172 (3786)3.8 (2.8)3.0 (3.0)
Spain63649976.426.0 (4.2)25.6 (5.3)3064 (4776)1386 (3014)3.5 (1.8)3.0 (2.0)
Sri Lanka673214546.421.4 (4.8)20.7 (5.1)10 176 (9975)7017 (13 611)3.7 (2.4)3.0 (2.0)
Swaziland30709632.028.5 (8.6)26.7 (7.4)2870 (6259)213 (2784)2.6 (2.9)2.0 (4.0)
Sweden10005318.924.8 (4.0)24.4 (4.9)
Tunisia506526519.124.3 (4.3)23.9 (5.0)6714 (8598)3459 (8712)2.6 (1.4)3.0 (2.0)
Turkey11 21847223.825.4 (5.0)24.7 (5.7)3183 (5726)1040 (3412)3.1 (1.9)3.0 (2.0)
UAE11806019.726.5 (5.5)25.8 (5.3)1745 (3967)693 (1716)3.6 (1.9)3.0 (2.0)
Ukraine280211324.825.9 (4.8)25.4 (5.7)11 773 (12 071)8316 (13 947)5.2 (4.8)4.0 (4.0)
Uruguay29786148.825.5 (4.6)24.8 (5.2)4550 (6650)1927 (5009)3.6 (2.3)3.0 (3.0)
Vietnam349213725.520.1 (2.3)19.9 (2.8)11 229 (11 560)8079 (10 019)3.5 (1.7)3.0 (2.0)
Zimbabwe407213031.326.4 (10.8)23.9 (5.4)8062 (8324)5678 (9768)3.0 (2.5)3.0 (2.0)
  • BMI, body mass index; ICC, intraclass correlation coefficient; DE, design effect; FVI, fruits and vegetable intake; IQR, interquartile range; MET, metabolic equivalent of task; PSU, primary sampling units; SD, standard deviation.