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Recommended Amounts of Total red and orange vegetables

Table B4. Total red and orange vegetables: Estimated percentage of persons below, at, or above recommendation1
 Age (years)NMean (SE)% with intake below recommendation (SE)% with intake meeting recommendation (SE)% with intake above recommendation (SE)
Males1-3 7740.21 (0.01)93.1 (2.39)4.34 (1.05)2.60 (1.37)
4-8 10010.25 (0.01)92.9 (2.88)7.06 (2.78)0.08 (0.12)
9-13 8500.30 (0.01)94.9 (1.70)4.96 (1.62)0.10 (0.08)
14-188080.37 (0.02)97.4 (0.99)2.35 (0.85)0.28 (0.16)
19-301,1130.45 (0.01)96.0 (1.19)3.11 (0.78)0.94 (0.42)
31-501,8250.47 (0.02)94.9 (1.23)3.86 (0.76)1.23 (0.50)
51-701,7730.43 (0.02)94.6 (1.54)4.15 (0.96)1.24 (0.60)
71+ 9120.41 (0.02)95.4 (1.81)3.61 (1.21)1.00 (0.62)
19+ 5,6230.45 (0.01)95.1 (1.26)3.74 (0.78)1.15 (0.50)
Females1-3 7150.20 (0.01)93.7 (2.58)4.04 (1.23)2.24 (1.39)
4-8 8940.25 (0.02)93.6 (3.18)6.30 (3.09)0.06 (0.10)
9-13 8670.28 (0.01)84.0 (2.00)15.4 (1.83)0.61 (0.23)
14-187270.31 (0.02)98.1 (0.73)0.79 (0.30)1.08 (0.44)
19-301,1600.37 (0.02)96.0 (0.90)1.35 (0.23)2.61 (0.69)
31-501,9940.37 (0.02)95.7 (1.15)1.55 (0.32)2.74 (0.83)
51-701,7400.40 (0.02)80.4 (2.62)15.8 (1.68)3.78 (1.06)
71+ 9640.36 (0.02)84.9 (2.33)12.4 (1.55)2.68 (0.82)
19+ 5,8580.38 (0.01)90.0 (1.37)6.99 (0.66)3.01 (0.76)
All1+ 18,1170.38 (0.01)92.7 (0.98)5.51 (0.61)1.77 (0.41)

1: Recommendations may vary based on sex, age, and activity levels. When the recommendation is a single value for a particular sex/age category, individuals are unlikely to meet the recommendation exactly. Therefore, values in the "meeting" column may be zero.

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Last Modified: 02 Apr 2014