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Usual Energy Intake from Solid Fats, Alcoholic Beverages & Added Sugars (SoFAAS)

Percentage of usual energy intake from solid fats, alcoholic beverages and added sugars (SoFAAS)1: Mean (standard error) and percentiles2 of usual intake, 2001-2004
 Age
(years)
NMean (SE)Percentiles
5%10%25%50%75%90%95%
Males and Females 1-3155434.81 (0.42)24.0026.0729.8834.4139.3344.0646.99
4-8170137.43 (0.55)26.9229.0132.7137.0841.7646.3049.21
Males 9-13106139.55 (0.58)26.3629.0333.6739.0944.9550.4854.31
14-18142440.63 (0.56)27.9230.4834.9140.1945.8851.3254.94
19-30110041.72 (0.65)28.9731.4936.0341.3146.9852.4255.79
31-50146639.91 (0.57)27.5330.0134.3239.4845.0550.3953.72
51-70125236.72 (0.53)24.2326.6831.0536.2441.8947.3850.85
71+83234.61 (0.67)21.7624.3528.7834.0539.8845.5349.13
19+465039.03 (0.37)25.8728.5433.1738.6344.4750.0153.48
Females 9-13111238.80 (0.62)25.4728.0832.7838.3344.2950.0853.72
14-18136239.61 (0.46)25.9228.6033.4539.1145.2451.2355.10
19-30132439.18 (0.71)25.9228.5033.2038.6744.5850.4254.12
31-50159537.33 (0.49)24.2426.7831.3236.8242.7748.6252.24
51-70128432.89 (0.47)20.1722.7027.1232.4138.1343.6547.25
71+86032.64 (0.57)19.6522.0226.6232.0638.0843.9347.73
19+506336.01 (0.42)22.2525.0029.7835.5341.6747.6751.42
All Persons 1+1792737.67 (0.29)24.2126.9631.7037.2643.1948.9252.52
1: Percent of usual energy intake from SoFAAS = 100 × {usual intake of SoFAAS (kcal)} / {usual intake of energy (kcal)}
2: Standard errors of the percentiles are presented in the table below.
Percentage of usual energy intake from solid fats, alcoholic beverages and added sugars (SoFAAS)3: Percentiles (and standard errors) of usual intake, 2001-2004
 Age
(years)
Percentiles
5%10%25%50%75%90%95%
Males and Females 1-324.00 (0.82)26.07 (0.74)29.88 (0.58)34.41 (0.44)39.33 (0.38)44.06 (0.50)46.99 (0.61)
4-826.92 (0.80)29.01 (0.74)32.71 (0.64)37.08 (0.55)41.76 (0.54)46.30 (0.67)49.21 (0.79)
Males 9-1326.36 (0.58)29.03 (0.52)33.67 (0.50)39.09 (0.56)44.95 (0.74)50.48 (0.99)54.31 (1.15)
14-1827.92 (0.62)30.48 (0.56)34.91 (0.51)40.19 (0.56)45.88 (0.69)51.32 (0.94)54.94 (1.07)
19-3028.97 (0.84)31.49 (0.79)36.03 (0.73)41.31 (0.66)46.98 (0.68)52.42 (0.77)55.79 (0.90)
31-5027.53 (0.72)30.01 (0.67)34.32 (0.58)39.48 (0.57)45.05 (0.66)50.39 (0.81)53.72 (0.95)
51-7024.23 (0.66)26.68 (0.64)31.05 (0.56)36.24 (0.55)41.89 (0.59)47.38 (0.76)50.85 (0.85)
71+21.76 (0.66)24.35 (0.63)28.78 (0.61)34.05 (0.66)39.88 (0.79)45.53 (1.01)49.13 (1.18)
19+25.87 (0.56)28.54 (0.51)33.17 (0.43)38.63 (0.38)44.47 (0.45)50.01 (0.61)53.48 (0.75)
Females 9-1325.47 (0.62)28.08 (0.58)32.78 (0.56)38.33 (0.60)44.29 (0.74)50.08 (0.92)53.72 (1.03)
14-1825.92 (0.57)28.60 (0.51)33.45 (0.45)39.11 (0.44)45.24 (0.54)51.23 (0.73)55.10 (0.90)
19-3025.92 (0.85)28.50 (0.81)33.20 (0.75)38.67 (0.72)44.58 (0.73)50.42 (0.82)54.12 (0.87)
31-5024.24 (0.67)26.78 (0.65)31.32 (0.57)36.82 (0.50)42.77 (0.50)48.62 (0.53)52.24 (0.62)
51-7020.17 (0.60)22.70 (0.57)27.12 (0.50)32.41 (0.46)38.13 (0.50)43.65 (0.64)47.25 (0.77)
71+19.65 (0.61)22.02 (0.59)26.62 (0.55)32.06 (0.56)38.08 (0.67)43.93 (0.78)47.73 (0.91)
19+22.25 (0.56)25.00 (0.52)29.78 (0.47)35.53 (0.43)41.67 (0.44)47.67 (0.52)51.42 (0.63)
All Persons 1+24.21 (0.42)26.96 (0.40)31.70 (0.34)37.26 (0.31)43.19 (0.31)48.92 (0.38)52.52 (0.47)
3: Percent of usual energy intake from SoFAAS = 100 × {usual intake of SoFAAS (kcal)} / {usual intake of energy (kcal)}

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Usual Energy Intake from Solid Fats, Alcoholic Beverages & Added Sugars (SoFAAS). Applied Research Program Web site. National Cancer Institute. http://appliedresearch.cancer.gov/diet/usualintakes/energy/t7.html. Updated October 18, 2013. Accessed September 2, 2014.

Last Modified: 18 Oct 2013