Food consumption patterns in the economic transition in Vietnam.

  title={Food consumption patterns in the economic transition in Vietnam.},
  author={Le Ngoc Dien and Nguyen Minh Thang and Margaret E. Bentley},
  journal={Asia Pacific journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={13 1},
This paper investigated Vietnamese food consumption patterns, in terms of food quantity and total energy intake, and examined how these food patterns differ by demography and socio-economic status for the Vietnamese. Data used in this paper were from the Vietnam Living Standards Survey national cross-sectional study in 1997-1998. Descriptive and regression analyses identified different food consumption patterns among 5,999 participating households. Results showed that the traditional diet in… CONTINUE READING
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