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Table 11. Median Portion Size (Pk) in Grams per Mention by Sex & Age for Fiber and Calcium Analyses: Children/Adolescents

Food Group Age Group (years)
2-3 4-5 6-7 8-9 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17
Boys
Hot cereals (P1) 154.000000 202.250000 234.000000 307.130000 308.000000 234.000000 242.000000 212.065000
Cold cereals (P2) 22.503333 34.275000 38.155000 40.000000 42.500000 53.810000 56.310000 58.500000
Milk (P3) 190.625000 200.428571 223.666667 244.000000 244.000000 274.500000 320.250000 323.300000
Soda (P4) 124.000000 207.425000 344.650000 305.450000 368.000000 369.000000 442.240000 529.166667
100% Fruit juices (P5) 182.775000 187.200000 202.310000 201.500000 209.250000 310.200000 325.500000 357.940000
Sugar added to coffee/tea (P6) 148.000000 148.000000 207.200000 207.200000 310.800000 310.800000 340.400000 340.400000
Fruitades/sports drinks (P7) 209.000000 209.000000 224.750000 265.630000 293.815000 370.800000 453.130000 503.500000
Fruit (P8) 88.800000 97.333333 108.571429 118.000000 118.000000 128.666667 136.000000 138.000000
Salad (P9) 13.750000 13.750000 27.500000 16.000000 16.000000 24.000000 27.500000 27.500000
Fried potatoes (P10) 51.000000 49.880000 58.000000 85.000000 57.000000 74.810000 85.000000 111.000000
Other potatoes (P11) 61.000000 105.000000 105.000000 138.000000 171.000000 157.500000 143.065000 210.000000
Dried beans (P12) 68.052000 53.007950 72.504000 70.384000 93.333000 92.887800 133.708400 102.184000
*Brown rice (P13) 65.340000 65.340000 65.340000 65.340000 159.000000 159.000000 217.000000 217.000000
Other vegetables (P14) 51.350000 55.976000 58.812500 67.500000 75.541500 78.000000 80.000000 70.928000
Salsa (P15) 7.750000 16.000000 24.000000 26.700000 32.000000 16.000000 46.690000 31.130000
Pizza (P16) 95.000000 117.000000 134.700000 131.480000 134.700000 176.000000 207.820000 274.890000
Other vegetables (P17) 60.021000 72.717750 100.326213 54.036000 100.377000 125.343000 89.775000 121.153500
Cheese (P18) 20.129000 26.683333 21.516667 28.100000 32.928000 31.950000 36.209040 33.603873
Whole grain bread (P19) 26.000000 34.500000 52.000000 45.500000 51.000000 52.000000 52.000000 52.000000
Candy (P20) 15.000000 20.500000 15.000000 22.000000 21.000000 23.100000 22.500000 28.500000
Doughnuts (P21) 53.000000 60.000000 53.000000 86.000000 76.000000 81.000000 86.500000 104.000000
Cookies, cake, pie, brownies (P22) 22.000000 25.520000 30.000000 35.900000 40.380000 40.000000 49.500000 56.000000
Frozen desserts (P23) 64.500000 78.000000 87.000000 78.000000 96.500000 110.000000 159.500000 119.880000
Popcorn (P24) 12.250000 18.380000 21.000000 28.000000 33.833333 44.000000 23.560000 42.500000
Girls
Hot cereals (P1) 175.500000 154.000000 154.000000 126.970000 181.500000 73.130000 262.440000 242.000000
Cold cereals (P2) 22.500000 28.880000 31.000000 39.505000 43.880000 44.065000 46.875000 49.940000
Milk (P3) 162.666667 191.895000 198.250000 203.125000 246.178571 256.166667 244.000000 250.000000
Soda (P4) 124.000000 201.500000 246.333333 257.433333 328.660000 368.000000 368.400000 394.733333
100% Fruit juices (P5) 184.385556 187.500000 186.250000 198.300000 203.130000 249.000000 282.460000 322.660000
Sugar added to coffee/tea (P6) 148.000000 148.000000 207.200000 207.200000 305.866667 305.866667 274.300000 274.300000
Fruitades/sports drinks (P7) 198.250000 203.130000 209.000000 228.500000 250.000000 277.875000 396.500000 357.940000
Fruit (P8) 81.330000 101.000000 106.000000 101.422500 122.500000 118.000000 118.000000 118.000000
Salad (P9) 27.500000 29.220000 21.043333 22.166667 27.500000 22.345000 29.190000 37.155000
Fried potatoes (P10) 42.400000 49.625000 72.583333 58.000000 70.000000 71.100000 69.000000 85.000000
Other potatoes (P11) 83.500000 105.000000 105.000000 105.000000 131.000000 105.000000 157.500000 128.670000
Dried beans (P12) 52.374600 73.352000 82.747840 46.160053 75.790000 119.168910 67.840000 86.225700
*Brown rice (P13) 65.340000 65.340000 65.340000 65.340000 159.000000 159.000000 217.000000 217.000000
Other vegetables (P14) 38.750000 47.813333 56.250000 57.916667 66.125000 72.000000 70.500000 63.299000
Salsa (P15) 8.000000 7.785000 32.000000 23.250000 16.000000 62.000000 15.560000 23.780000
Pizza (P16) 98.670000 100.000000 142.500000 117.290000 156.510000 127.170000 168.500000 189.440000
Other vegetables (P17) 55.352700 66.315510 63.270000 78.797159 88.420680 132.696000 100.377000 89.775000
Cheese (P18) 18.500000 21.150720 18.625000 24.400000 26.822740 26.753850 27.155250 29.547000
Whole grain bread (P19) 26.000000 31.500000 36.000000 26.000000 48.000000 52.000000 48.000000 52.000000
Candy (P20) 15.715000 17.500000 14.000000 18.000000 15.066667 24.500000 21.800000 26.000000
Doughnuts (P21) 52.000000 54.000000 53.000000 60.000000 56.000000 70.000000 78.000000 62.250000
Cookies, cake, pie, brownies (P22) 23.250000 27.840000 34.250000 38.566667 40.000000 34.000000 38.000000 32.400000
Frozen desserts (P23) 59.333333 77.585000 78.000000 86.530000 99.750000 74.810000 100.000000 132.000000
Popcorn (P24) 12.500000 14.440000 24.000000 22.000000 19.690000 28.000000 37.500000 33.416667

*Because of the small number of consumers of brown rice, certain age/sex groups were combined: both sexes, ages 2-9 years; both sexes, ages 10-13; and both sexes, ages 14-17. In addition, age/sex groups for sugar added to coffee or tea were combined: both sexes, ages 2-5 years; both sexes, ages 6-9; girls, ages 10 13; boys, ages 10-13; girls, ages 14-17; and boys, ages 14-17.

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014