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Recommended Amounts of Total grains

Table B8. Total grains: 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 7744.11 (0.10)20.0 (2.63)56.9 (2.50)23.2 (2.41)
4-8 10016.05 (0.12)9.47 (1.66)42.4 (2.20)48.2 (2.82)
9-13 8507.31 (0.18)15.7 (1.85)62.4 (1.73)22.0 (2.54)
14-188088.23 (0.24)18.8 (2.99)58.7 (1.65)22.5 (3.06)
19-301,1138.11 (0.14)51.3 (2.11)27.5 (0.83)21.1 (1.92)
31-501,8257.82 (0.16)39.6 (2.70)42.7 (1.59)17.7 (1.85)
51-701,7736.85 (0.13)38.2 (2.20)52.8 (1.71)9.04 (1.23)
71+ 9126.04 (0.13)53.0 (2.44)42.9 (1.96)4.10 (0.77)
19+ 5,6237.44 (0.11)43.1 (1.86)42.1 (1.31)14.7 (1.32)
Females1-3 7153.73 (0.09)29.7 (2.92)55.5 (2.67)14.8 (1.94)
4-8 8945.55 (0.11)15.5 (2.18)48.7 (2.29)35.8 (2.67)
9-13 8676.54 (0.17)21.9 (2.66)40.6 (1.88)37.6 (3.53)
14-187276.07 (0.16)51.8 (3.48)33.6 (1.84)14.6 (2.22)
19-301,1605.89 (0.14)56.0 (3.06)31.2 (1.98)12.8 (1.81)
31-501,9945.55 (0.10)63.3 (2.16)17.1 (0.75)19.6 (1.94)
51-701,7405.08 (0.10)51.7 (2.32)35.6 (1.25)12.7 (1.85)
71+ 9644.92 (0.11)55.6 (2.76)33.7 (1.53)10.7 (1.73)
19+ 5,8585.41 (0.07)57.4 (1.54)27.6 (1.01)15.1 (1.50)
All1+ 18,1176.33 (0.07)43.7 (1.26)38.1 (0.81)18.2 (1.19)

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