Table 1

 Number of recipes and supermarket meals assessed for eligibility and included in analyses

Sources of mealsNo of recipes/mealsNo (%) eligibleNo (%) included
Television chef recipes:
30 Minute Meals, Jamie Oliver335049 (98.0)25 (51.0)
Baking Made Easy, Lorraine Pascale3411013 (11.8)7 (53.8)
Ministry of Food, Jamie Oliver3515443 (27.9)22 (51.2)
Kitchen, Nigella Lawson3614548 (33.1)25 (52.0)
River Cottage Everyday, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall3719240 (20.8)21 (52.5)
Total651193 (29.6)100 (51.82)
Own brand ready meals:
 Asda41078 (19.0)33 (42.3)
 Sainsbury’s51458 (11.3)25 (43.1)
 Tesco48098 (20.4)42 (42.9)
Total1404234 (16.7)100 (42.7)