Consumption of eggs
Period : April 2007
Questions : On average, how many days do you eat egg, such as chicken or duck egg?
On the day(s) that you have eaten egg, how many eggs do you eat?
Average number of eggs eaten per day* 
Male
Number (%) 
Female
Number (%) 
Overall
Number (%) 
Less than 1 
816 (84.2%) 
1 029 (93.2%) 
1 845 (89.0%) 
12 
143 (14.8%) 
71 (6.4%) 
214 (10.3%) 
More than 2 
9 (0.9%) 
2 (0.2%) 
11 (0.6%) 
Unknown/Missing/Outliers 
1 (0.1%) 
2 (0.1%) 
3 (0.1%) 
Total 
970 (100.0%) 
1 104 (100.0%) 
2 074 (100.0%) 
Notes:
* Average number of eggs eaten per day is calculated by dividing the total number of eggs eaten within a week by 7.
Addups may not be equal to total due to rounding.
