The perceptions, knowledge and attitude of the consumers of ogi - a common fermented cereal gruel was studied a semi structured, validated questionnaire and a face-to-face interview was used to obtain information on the type of grains used for processing, the processing techniques and frequency of consumption. Other questions explored consumer knowledge and attitudes toward principal nutrients such as fats, sugars, and carbohydrates finally, questions addressed consumer attitudes towards and usage of information sources such as the nutrition facts panel and mypyramid in making food choices. An investigation of consumers' knowledge of nutrition was carried out to assess consumers' ability to read nutrition labels and use them in an effective manner the study also examines the association between knowledge of nutrition and use of nutrition labelling.
Consumer attitude towards understanding and use of health claims in packaged foods literature review in an attempt to illuminate the attitude of the consumer towards understanding of nutrition labeling and use of health claims and the factors that influence for the selection of healthier foods in general, a literature review of peer reviewed research was carried out. Objective: to determine mauritian consumers' attitudes toward nutritional labels based on the kano model and to identify determinants of the use and understanding of nutrition labels. Consumers' attitudes, knowledge and consumption of products with nutrition and health claims are two factors that affect the food choices of consumers: (1) consumer-related factors which include health considerations, sensory variables, social interactions, familiarity and habit. The awareness, attitude and perception analysis towards nutrition label used the same technique in term of percentage and mean cross tabulations were applied to identify the relationship between demographic factors and nutrition label in the different aspects.
Behaviors, attitudes, and knowledge of low-income consumers regarding nutrition labels laura mcarthur, valerie chamberlain, alan b howard journal of health care for the poor and underserved, volume 12, number. The objective of this study was to investigate consumers' knowledge of health risks of high salt intake and frequency of use and understanding of labelled salt information. To meet the nutrient requirements of nearly all (97-98%) healthy individuals in a particular life stage and gender group 3 response rate the response rate is the proportion of people invited to. Knowledge, attitudes and older age were found to significantly predict salt-related behaviors findings offer valuable insight on salt-related knowledge, attitude and behaviors in a sample of lebanese consumers and provide key information that could spur the development of evidence-based salt-reduction interventions specific to the middle east.
This cross-sectional study examined consumers' knowledge, attitude, and use of food labels methods: a self-administered survey was completed by 1320 food shoppers from 8 randomly selected shops/supermarkets in aba city to measure knowledge, attitude, and use of food labels. The tracking nutrition trends (tnt) survey 11 was first conducted in 1989 in canada to study adult consumers' self-reported knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors related to food and nutrition each phase of the series (i through vi) has built on the previous findings and tracked changes. Nutrients 2014, 6 5080 consumers and provide key information that could spur the development of evidence-based salt-reduction interventions specific to the middle east. By consumer search hong kong ltd attitude towards nutrition labelling were also more likely to have better knowledge on nutrients and nutrition labels: 81.
To determine mauritian consumers' attitudes toward nutritional labels based on the kano model and to identify determinants of the use and understanding of nutrition labels design the researchers also used a kano model questionnaire to determine consumers' attitudes toward nutrition labeling. Abstractthe purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between consumer knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards foods containing genetically modified organisms (gmos) and the prevalence of gmo labelling in northern new jersey supermarkets. Background to identify peer-reviewed research on consumers' usage and attitudes towards the nutrition label and the food industry's response to labelling regulations outside europe, north america, and australia and to determine knowledge gaps for future research.
The paper presents the selected results of consumers' study of food products in serbia it focuses on the products with nutrition and health claims (nhcs) and the analysis of the main consumers. Consumers with higher nutritional knowledge and health interests appear more motivated to use nutrition labelling in regards to sugar content such consumers appear to compare products more frequently and find utility in nutrition labelling as well as interpretive labelling, such as the health star rating and traffic light labels. Consumers' knowledge and attitudes toward overall diet, physical activity, weight, nutrients, and sources of nutrition informationnew questions were added in 2007 to explore.
The research proposes a survey of 300 italian consumers in order to understand attitudes towards healthy foods, with particular reference to organic and functional products, through the implementation of a cluster analysis. Feick, herrmann, and warland (1986) identify two general approaches used to study the influence of information on food and nutrition behavior: one focuses on prepurchase information seeking behavior, and the second evaluates more directly the effects of nutrition education (or information) on subsequent knowledge and dietary behaviors. Date: february 2009 downloads consumer knowledge, attitudes and beliefs around the nutritional content of smoothies (pdf, 3mb) dietary guidelines recommend that we eat five or more portions of fruit and vegetables every day, and consumers are increasingly using smoothies as a way to achieve this.