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Belgium Food Consumption Survey 2004


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Enquête de Consommation Alimentaire, Belgique, 2004
Belgium (BEL)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2004 - 12/2004
Data type
  • Household

This is a household survey with a sample size of 3,200 people. It was conducted via an interviewer-administered questionnaire, a self-administered food frequency questionnaire, and two 24-hour dietary recalls. In addition to this information, gathered from the primary repondent, a food safety questionnaire was directed towards the person in charge of preparing meals for the household (either the respondent or a secondary respondent). Additional topics covered include socioeconomic, lifestyle, and health status information. Instructions for accessing the original data are available on the provider's website.

Suggested citation 
Free University of Brussels (ULB), Ghent University, International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Limburg University Center, Scientific Institute of Public Health (IPH) (Belgium), Statistics Belgium. Belgium Food Consumption Survey 2004.