oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Food consumption patterns of the people in the Mutambara district of Zimbabwe

Volume 36, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



The information that is obtained in food consumption surveys is important in national and international nutrition and famine relief programmes. The pattern of food consumption of a given people is influenced by geographical and cultural factors. The objective of this study was to collect information that would facilitate the compilation of a representative national food consumption list. This report descriptionbes some of the results obtained for during the first season of study for the first rural area to be studied.

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