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Recommended Amounts of Total dairy

Table B15. Total dairy: 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 7742.50 (0.07)34.0 (2.62)20.3 (0.70)45.8 (2.79)
4-8 10012.21 (0.05)65.5 (2.00)15.5 (0.53)19.0 (1.66)
9-13 8502.44 (0.11)72.0 (3.11)0.00 (0.00)28.0 (3.11)
14-188082.53 (0.12)69.6 (3.26)0.00 (0.00)30.4 (3.26)
19-301,1131.88 (0.07)85.9 (1.64)0.00 (0.00)14.2 (1.64)
31-501,8251.85 (0.05)86.7 (1.23)0.00 (0.00)13.3 (1.23)
51-701,7731.66 (0.05)90.4 (1.21)0.00 (0.00)9.64 (1.21)
71+ 9121.57 (0.06)92.3 (1.10)0.00 (0.00)7.75 (1.10)
19+ 5,6231.78 (0.04)88.1 (1.00)0.00 (0.00)11.9 (1.00)
Females1-3 7152.39 (0.07)37.8 (2.64)20.7 (0.60)41.6 (2.69)
4-8 8942.10 (0.05)70.2 (2.10)13.8 (0.56)16.1 (1.67)
9-13 8671.98 (0.06)75.0 (2.28)12.0 (0.82)13.0 (1.63)
14-187271.63 (0.07)93.8 (1.34)0.00 (0.00)6.17 (1.34)
19-301,1601.54 (0.06)95.1 (0.92)0.00 (0.00)4.88 (0.92)
31-501,9941.45 (0.04)96.3 (0.59)0.00 (0.00)3.75 (0.59)
51-701,7401.42 (0.04)96.6 (0.68)0.00 (0.00)3.40 (0.68)
71+ 9641.33 (0.03)97.5 (0.46)0.00 (0.00)2.53 (0.46)
19+ 5,8581.45 (0.03)96.3 (0.54)0.00 (0.00)3.75 (0.54)
All1+ 18,1171.75 (0.03)86.3 (0.55)2.26 (0.06)11.4 (0.55)

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