Table 5

Comparison of parents/caregivers and other adults checking the Health Star Rating for cereals, cheese and bread

Parents/caregivers of a
child/children <18 years of age*
P value
OR (95% CI)
Checking Health Star Rating for
Cereals† 1.64 (1.36 to 1.98) < 0.001
Cheese† 1.43 (1.17 to 1.75) < 0.001
Bread† 1.33 (1.09 to 1.63) 0.004
  • Bolded values represent significance at p<0.05.

  • Logistic regression adjusted for age, sex, country of birth, language spoken, socioeconomic status and weight category.

  • *Reference group is other adults who do not care for children <18 years of age.

  • †Includes ‘usually/sometimes’.