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Solid Fats & Added Sugars (SoFAS)

Kcal from Solid Fat and Added Sugars:
Mean (standard error) and percentiles1 of usual intake, 2001-2004
Age
(years)
N Mean (SE) Percentiles
5% 10% 25% 50% 75% 90% 95%
Males and Females 2-3 937 554 (9.55) 307.2 350.1 432.7 535.9 658.3 780.8 864.4
4-8 1701 720 (14.37) 423.0 476.9 575.4 701.4 844.5 988.5 1083
Males 9-13 1061 916 (27.41) 459.5 537.0 688.2 881.3 1108 1337 1492
14-18 1424 1064 (26.08) 556.3 646.2 812.2 1028 1277 1529 1694
19-30 1100 1042 (31.79) 541.2 632.5 795.6 1006 1250 1501 1660
31-50 1466 956 (19.43) 484.2 566.6 720.8 920.2 1154 1391 1545
51-70 1252 740 (18.55) 342.0 408.1 537.4 707.1 908.0 1115 1250
71+ 832 623 (13.26) 270.6 329.5 441.2 591.3 769.5 958.6 1082
19+ 4650 890 (12.76) 396.8 479.3 640.7 852.5 1098 1348 1511
Females 9-13 1112 759 (19.13) 368.3 436.2 562.4 730.0 922.0 1121 1248
14-18 1362 761 (15.82) 371.4 438.0 566.2 733.2 922.6 1123 1251
19-30 1324 772 (21.87) 381.8 448.9 576.9 742.3 935.3 1133 1262
31-50 1595 668 (13.23) 311.6 373.2 488.0 639.0 817.6 1003 1123
51-70 1284 535 (9.08) 230.1 281.2 378.2 508.4 664.4 824.1 931.7
71+ 860 493 (11.23) 205.7 252.4 343.5 465.8 615.0 769.3 873.8
19+ 5063 636 (8.57) 269.2 328.5 445.2 603.3 790.8 986.8 1116
All 2+ 17310 768 (6.71) 323.9 394.7 533.4 722.0 953.0 1202 1368
1: Standard errors of the percentiles are presented in the table below.
Kcal from Solid Fat and Added Sugars:
Percentiles (and standard errors) of usual intake, 2001-2004
Age
(years)
N Percentiles
5% (SE) 10% (SE) 25% (SE) 50% (SE) 75% (SE) 90% (SE) 95% (SE)
Males and Females 2-3 937 307 (14.71) 350 (13.78) 433 (11.22) 536 (9.53) 658 (13.60) 781 (22.26) 864 (29.29)
4-8 1701 423 (19.65) 477 (18.11) 575 (15.77) 701 (14.28) 844 (19.59) 989 (30.00) 1083 (38.29)
Males 9-13 1061 460 (20.27) 537 (20.89) 688 (23.42) 881 (27.36) 1108 (32.29) 1337 (39.72) 1492 (44.34)
14-18 1424 556 (22.95) 646 (23.95) 812 (24.70) 1028 (26.77) 1277 (29.69) 1529 (34.30) 1694 (38.24)
19-30 1100 541 (22.09) 632 (22.81) 796 (25.68) 1006 (30.96) 1250 (38.06) 1501 (46.82) 1660 (52.82)
31-50 1466 484 (19.07) 567 (19.29) 721 (19.13) 920 (19.66) 1154 (21.94) 1391 (26.67) 1545 (30.10)
51-70 1252 342 (13.87) 408 (14.41) 537 (15.45) 707 (18.49) 908 (22.80) 1115 (28.03) 1250 (32.25)
71+ 832 271 (11.38) 329 (11.31) 441 (11.82) 591 (13.41) 769 (16.31) 959 (21.09) 1082 (24.41)
19+ 4650 397 (11.58) 479 (11.79) 641 (11.53) 852 (12.41) 1098 (16.47) 1348 (23.31) 1511 (29.05)
Females 9-13 1112 368 (14.48) 436 (15.19) 562 (16.28) 730 (18.97) 922 (22.80) 1121 (29.03) 1248 (34.05)
14-18 1362 371 (15.73) 438 (15.28) 566 (15.52) 733 (16.15) 923 (18.23) 1123 (22.97) 1251 (27.37)
19-30 1324 382 (17.17) 449 (17.62) 577 (18.59) 742 (21.22) 935 (25.65) 1133 (32.46) 1262 (36.68)
31-50 1595 312 (12.34) 373 (12.39) 488 (12.55) 639 (13.25) 818 (16.21) 1003 (21.06) 1123 (24.91)
51-70 1284 230 (11.38) 281 (11.18) 378 (10.63) 508 (9.78) 664 (10.10) 824 (12.84) 932 (15.68)
71+ 860 206 (9.25) 252 (9.13) 344 (9.64) 466 (11.04) 615 (14.30) 769 (19.30) 874 (23.07)
19+ 5063 269 (10.07) 328 (9.84) 445 (9.04) 603 (8.85) 791 (11.30) 987 (16.88) 1116 (22.03)
All 2+ 17310 324 (7.71) 395 (7.26) 533 (6.89) 722 (7.15) 953 (8.50) 1202 (12.82) 1368 (17.38)

Suggested Citation

Suggested citation for information contained on this page:

Solid Fats & Added Sugars (SoFAS). Applied Research Program Web site. National Cancer Institute. http://appliedresearch.cancer.gov/diet/usualintakes/sofas.html. Updated October 18, 2013. Accessed July 4, 2015.

Last Modified: 18 Oct 2013