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Table 7 Frequencies of dietary intake and categories of length of time in Australia (N = 144)

From: Dietary changes in migrant adolescents with increasing length of stay in Australia and associated risk of wheeze – a retrospective, cross sectional study

  Time in Australia  
Vegetable intake <= 2 years (n = 61) >2 years, <Lifetime (n = 38) Lifetime (n = 45) P
0.5 serves/day 50 (82) 24 (63) 41 (91) 0.094
>0.5 serves/day 11 (18) 14 (37) 4 (9)  
Dietary Pattern     
 Traditional 28 (46) 3 (8) 1 (2)  
 Mixed 33 (54) 31 (82) 4 (9) NAa
 Westernised 0 4 (10) 40 (89)  
  1. aNot Available as a p-value cannot be obtained with the chi-squared test for a cell having zero value