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Archived - What students think of their bodies, by sex, age group and selected countries

Frequency: Every 4 years

Table: 13-10-0237-01 (formerly CANSIM 110-0051)

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This table displays the results of What students think of their bodies, by sex, age group and selected countries.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Sex, Age groups, Student response (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Geography, Row 2 is Reference period.
Canada
SexAge groupsStudent response19941998
Males 11 years Percent
Much too thin 33
A bit too thin 910
About the right size 5349
A bit too fat 1718
Much too fat 33
I don't think about it 1417
13 years Much too thin 43
A bit too thin 1511
About the right size 4546
A bit too fat 2122
Much too fat 33
I don't think about it 1315
15 years Much too thin 54
A bit too thin 2118
About the right size 3841
A bit too fat 2119
Much too fat 33
I don't think about it 1115
Females 11 years Much too thin 33
A bit too thin 77
About the right size 4846
A bit too fat 2425
Much too fat 55
I don't think about it 1315
13 years Much too thin 32
A bit too thin 108
About the right size 4037
A bit too fat 3338
Much too fat 88
I don't think about it 78
15 years Much too thin 21
A bit too thin 86
About the right size 3336
A bit too fat 4442
Much too fat 99
I don't think about it 56



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