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Table 3 Respondents general attitude towards fatty meat

From: Public awareness and perception of Ghana’s restrictive policy on fatty meat, as well as preference and consumption of meat products among Ghanaian adults living in the Kumasi Metropolis

N = 377 Frequency Percentage
Do you consider the fat content of the meat you buy?
 Yes 253 67.1
 No 124 32.9
Why do you consider the fat content of meat you buy?
 Fat causes health problems 145 38.5
 Fat leads to obesity/stroke 28 7.4
 Personal dislike 44 11.7
 For good nutrition 29 7.7
 To prevent lipid disorders 7 1.9
Why don’t you consider the fat content of meat you buy?
 Hunger 9 2.4
 Limited options 7 1.9
 Indifference 35 9.3
 Fat tastes good 16 4.2
 Ignorance 40 10.6
 Preference 17 4.5