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United Kingdom National Diet and Nutrition Survey: Young People Aged 4 to 18 Years 1997 - UK Data Service


General Info
England, Scotland, Wales
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1997 - 12/1997
Series or system 
United Kingdom National Diet and Nutrition Survey
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview

This 1997 National Diet and Nutrition Study collected diet and health information from children aged 4 to 18. The survey consisted of two main parts, a diet and nutrition survey and an oral health survey. 

In addition to a face-to-face interview, data were collected through a 7-day food diary, physical activity diary, anthropometric measurements, and samples of blood and urine.