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Table 1 Factors evaluated within the sample survey

From: Assessment of iodine importance and needs for supplementation in school-aged children in Portugal

Mothers:
 Age
 Living area
 Academic Qualifications
 Study/work in health or other area
 Take children to pediatrician and talk about feeding habits…
 Special attention to diet during pregnancy…
 Supplementation during pregnancy…
 Salt type used…
 Knowledge about iodine…
 Function of iodine…
 Food groups rich in iodine…
 Regarding iodine supplementation…
 Interest in more information on this and other nutrients…
Children:
 Sex
 Age
 Lunch at school canteen…
 Any supplementation…
 Food frequency…