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Usual Intake of Added sugars

Table A40. Added sugars: Means, percentiles and standard errors of usual intake, 2007-2010
 Age (Years)N1teaspoons3
Mean (SE)25% (SE)10% (SE)25% (SE)50% (SE)75% (SE)90% (SE)95% (SE)
Males1-3 7749.4 (0.31)3.1 (0.17)4.1 (0.19)5.9 (0.24)8.6 (0.29)12.0 (0.39)15.7 (0.51)18.2 (0.62)
4-8 100115.7 (0.56)6.5 (0.31)7.9 (0.34)10.9 (0.41)14.8 (0.53)19.6 (0.70)24.6 (0.91)28.1 (1.07)
9-13 85021.5 (0.46)5.9 (0.30)8.0 (0.31)12.5 (0.36)19.3 (0.43)27.9 (0.62)37.9 (0.91)44.8 (1.19)
14-1880824.6 (0.74)7.3 (0.39)9.7 (0.43)14.7 (0.53)22.2 (0.69)31.9 (0.95)42.8 (1.36)50.2 (1.73)
19-301,11323.5 (0.79)6.8 (0.45)9.1 (0.51)14.0 (0.61)21.2 (0.77)30.5 (1.00)40.9 (1.32)48.0 (1.59)
31-501,82520.5 (0.61)5.6 (0.28)7.5 (0.31)11.8 (0.40)18.2 (0.55)26.8 (0.83)36.4 (1.18)43.3 (1.45)
51-701,77316.5 (0.56)3.9 (0.24)5.4 (0.28)8.9 (0.36)14.4 (0.50)21.8 (0.74)30.3 (1.08)36.2 (1.32)
71+ 91214.0 (0.32)2.9 (0.19)4.3 (0.22)7.3 (0.27)12.0 (0.31)18.5 (0.42)26.1 (0.61)31.6 (0.79)
19+ 5,62319.4 (0.48)4.7 (0.21)6.6 (0.24)10.7 (0.30)17.1 (0.42)25.7 (0.67)35.4 (1.01)42.2 (1.26)
Females1-3 7158.4 (0.27)2.7 (0.17)3.5 (0.20)5.2 (0.23)7.7 (0.28)10.8 (0.33)14.3 (0.41)16.7 (0.45)
4-8 89414.3 (0.37)5.7 (0.27)7.1 (0.30)9.7 (0.33)13.4 (0.37)17.9 (0.44)22.6 (0.57)25.9 (0.68)
9-13 86717.8 (0.44)6.0 (0.29)7.7 (0.31)11.2 (0.35)16.3 (0.42)22.7 (0.55)29.8 (0.77)34.7 (0.96)
14-1872717.5 (0.54)5.8 (0.34)7.5 (0.37)10.9 (0.43)16.0 (0.52)22.4 (0.65)29.5 (0.90)34.3 (1.10)
19-301,16016.7 (0.61)5.4 (0.30)7.0 (0.36)10.4 (0.44)15.2 (0.57)21.4 (0.77)28.3 (1.03)33.1 (1.22)
31-501,99415.1 (0.43)4.6 (0.24)6.1 (0.26)9.2 (0.30)13.7 (0.39)19.5 (0.56)25.9 (0.79)30.4 (0.95)
51-701,74012.5 (0.28)3.5 (0.18)4.7 (0.19)7.3 (0.22)11.1 (0.27)16.2 (0.38)22.0 (0.54)26.0 (0.69)
71+ 96410.9 (0.31)2.8 (0.17)3.8 (0.19)6.1 (0.22)9.6 (0.28)14.2 (0.40)19.5 (0.57)23.4 (0.73)
19+ 5,85814.2 (0.30)4.0 (0.17)5.3 (0.18)8.3 (0.20)12.7 (0.26)18.4 (0.42)24.9 (0.65)29.4 (0.82)
All1+ 18,11716.8 (0.28)4.4 (0.13)5.9 (0.14)9.3 (0.17)14.5 (0.23)21.7 (0.37)30.4 (0.62)36.7 (0.83)

1: Number of persons in sample.
2: Standard errors (df=32).
3: One teaspoon of added sugars = the same amount of total sugars as 1 teaspoon (4 g) of table sugar (sucrose).

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Last Modified: 02 Apr 2014