- Nearly 40% of the population of Middlesex-London reported that they ate five or more servings of fruits and vegetables a day in 2013/14 (Fig. 7.1).
- Females were more likely to report eating at least five servings a day than males in 2013/14. This difference was statistically significant (Fig. 7.1).
- There appears to be a decrease in the proportion of the population eating five or more fruit and vegetable servings a day between 2003 and 2011/12 in Middlesex-London, though this decrease was not statistically significant (Fig. 7.1).
Population Health Assessment and Surveillance Protocol - Section 1, Subsections b-vi, vii
Chronic Disease Prevention Standard - Requirement #1
Prevention of Injury and Substance Misuse Standard - Requirement #1
Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS)
The Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) is a national population household survey of Canadians aged 12 years and older.