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Table 2. Distribution of Intake (calories) across Beverage Types, US adults (19+ years), 2005–06

Rank Food Group % Cum. % Mean (kcal)
1 Soda, regular 27.7 27.7 109
2 Alcoholic beverages 26.9 54.6 106
3 Reduced fat milk 10.0 64.6 39
4 Fruit drink, regular 7.2 71.8 28
5 Whole milk 6.3 78.1 25
6 100% orange/grapefruit juice 5.7 83.8 23
7 Tea 4.1 87.9 16
8 Skim milk 3.8 91.7 15
9 100% fruit juice, not orange/grapefruit 3.6 95.3 14
10 Coffee 2.5 97.7 10
11 Milk substitute and evaporated milk 0.9 98.6 4
12 Soda, low calorie 0.8 99.4 3
13 Vegetable juice 0.3 99.7 1
14 Fruit drink, low calorie 0.3 100.0 1

Last Modified: 18 Oct 2013