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Table 1 Summary of variables and descriptive statistics (all countries, 2005–2019)

From: Is the development of obesogenic food environments a self-reinforcing process? Evidence from soft drink consumption

Variable Description Mean Std. dev. Min Max N. of obs.
QSD Soft drink consumption per capita (litres/person/year) 75.21 49.22 1.69 270.95 1470
OBE Prevalence of obesity (BMI ≥ 30 kg/m2. Age-stand. Rate, both sexes, 18+ years, %) 18.44 8.65 0.90 38.50 1455
OWE Prevalence of overweight (BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2. Age-stand. Rate, both sexes, 18+ years, %) 49.20 15.35 12.2 73.5 1440
PSD Soft drink price (average per litre PPP, constant 2017 international $) 3.44 1.23 1.58 15.12 1470
GNI Gross national income per capita (PPP, constant 2017 international $) 23,993.90 19,745.52 892.83 97,094.19 1455
DES Dietary energy supply (kcal/person/day) 2984.00 421.89 1729 3847 1470
URB Urban population (as % of total population) 65.01 20.06 15.70 100.00 1455
AGE Population aged 65 and above (as % of total population) 10.25 6.14 0.69 28.00 1455
GLO KOF Index of economic globalisation (min = 0, max = 100) 63.08 15.79 25.5 95.3 1455
  1. Notes: BMI: Body mass index; PPP: Purchasing power parity; KOF: Swiss Economic Institute