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Table 12. Median Portion Size (Pk) in Grams per Mention by Sex & Age for Fiber and Calcium Analyses: Adults

Food Group Age Group (years)
18-27 28-37 38-47 48-57 58-67 68-77 >78
Men
Hot cereals (P1) 308.000000 256.000000 242.000000 234.000000 234.000000 234.000000 215.345000
Cold cereals (P2) 59.095000 63.440000 56.720000 56.310000 50.750000 43.030000 39.000000
Milk (P3) 325.333333 320.250000 320.250000 250.000000 244.000000 205.116000 198.250000
Soda (P4) 495.637500 461.250000 450.266667 370.900000 370.000000 368.400000 335.500000
100% Fruit juices (P5) 372.000000 372.000000 357.940000 287.083333 248.000000 201.500000 193.750000
Sugar added to coffee/tea (P6) 253.300000 83.975000 39.540000 25.200000 10.400000 12.500000 12.600000
Fruitades/sports drinks (P7) 496.000000 453.130000 540.310000 458.560000 352.190000 252.000000 248.000000
Fruit (P8) 126.666667 127.500000 128.000000 120.835000 118.000000 109.500000 109.500000
Salad (P9) 30.000000 41.250000 41.250000 40.315000 53.845000 43.500000 41.250000
Fried potatoes (P10) 99.065000 114.000000 85.500000 88.000000 85.000000 85.500000 72.750000
Other potatoes (P11) 147.000000 157.500000 173.000000 160.500000 157.500000 142.500000 120.375000
Dried beans (P12) 119.356000 111.236400 126.717912 119.356000 101.872890 79.924000 87.132000
*Brown rice (P13) 170.630000 170.630000 159.000000 159.000000 115.785000 115.785000 115.785000
Other vegetables (P14) 73.757143 80.500000 77.908571 74.250000 75.422500 75.100000 60.830000
Salsa (P15) 26.700000 32.000000 31.130000 43.380000 31.130000 29.250000 32.000000
Pizza (P16) 261.380000 318.090000 255.000000 265.070000 255.820000 213.120000 132.320000
Tomato sauce (P17) 104.652000 117.648000 109.091425 158.175000 147.316500 147.367800 83.106000
Cheese (P18) 37.044000 29.767500 32.400000 29.414338 29.988000 25.901400 25.850000
Whole grain bread (P19) 52.000000 50.666667 52.000000 52.000000 50.666667 43.000000 44.000000
Candy (P20) 28.000000 26.000000 25.333333 24.675000 22.500000 20.000000 20.925000
Doughnuts (P21) 93.000000 83.250000 68.510000 64.500000 80.500000 60.000000 65.000000
Cookies, cake, pie, brownies (P22) 53.000000 53.333333 66.000000 50.000000 45.000000 48.000000 40.000000
Frozen desserts (P23) 132.000000 124.875000 116.380000 116.380000 118.000000 95.500000 93.670000
Popcorn (P24) 25.380000 54.310000 56.250000 39.880000 37.500000 51.840000 44.565000
Women
Hot cereals (P1) 248.630000 211.750000 234.000000 175.500000 181.500000 204.750000 167.340000
Cold cereals (P2) 41.000000 45.000000 45.000000 39.380000 39.380000 30.625000 30.000000
Milk (P3) 266.875000 245.000000 244.000000 244.000000 187.577500 183.750000 183.000000
Soda (P4) 392.100000 369.000000 368.200000 368.400000 366.000000 307.000000 248.000000
100% Fruit juices (P5) 313.875000 263.500000 248.800000 248.800000 202.310000 186.000000 186.600000
Sugar added to coffee/tea (P6) 220.880000 132.865000 89.900000 21.000000 30.000000 42.380000 8.400000
Fruitades/sports drinks (P7) 357.940000 355.500000 332.060000 321.560000 252.800000 205.560000 183.600000
Fruit (P8) 118.000000 115.750000 107.000000 117.000000 107.000000 100.500000 104.282500
Salad (P9) 33.606667 41.250000 55.000000 46.876667 48.125000 41.250000 32.655000
Fried potatoes (P10) 72.500000 68.333333 70.000000 61.000000 72.000000 66.000000 57.000000
Other potatoes (P11) 144.750000 122.000000 127.000000 125.000000 118.130000 116.220000 112.500000
Dried beans (P12) 82.680000 72.504000 68.052000 70.596000 72.376418 68.560800 64.660000
*Brown rice (P13) 139.130000 139.130000 164.000000 164.000000 98.000000 98.000000 98.000000
Other vegetables (P14) 63.950000 66.500000 58.907500 62.480000 67.500000 63.416667 61.080000
Salsa (P15) 22.500000 31.130000 29.250000 31.130000 20.750000 32.000000 17.800000
Pizza (P16) 180.960000 168.390000 161.005000 157.790000 176.000000 250.830000 145.395000
Other vegetables (P17) 106.704000 82.080000 66.348000 91.868040 96.273000 121.410000 57.568860
Cheese (P18) 25.384278 24.250000 23.496000 23.500000 23.187780 23.500000 21.700000
Whole grain bread (P19) 48.000000 45.500000 42.250000 46.000000 40.000000 37.000000 29.000000
Candy (P20) 22.750000 19.800000 20.500000 18.000000 18.000000 16.000000 14.000000
Doughnuts (P21) 81.500000 64.000000 65.000000 64.000000 66.000000 62.000000 56.000000
Cookies, cake, pie, brownies (P22) 37.000000 44.550000 51.680000 48.750000 41.000000 40.000000 40.000000
Frozen desserts (P23) 92.375000 99.750000 92.000000 88.750000 89.000000 88.665000 78.000000
Popcorn (P24) 25.380000 35.000000 30.400000 26.500000 22.800000 28.000000 28.000000

*Because of the small number of consumers of brown rice, some age/sex groups were combined: by sex, ages 18-37 years; by sex, ages 38-57; by sex, ages 58+.

Last Modified: 11 Apr 2014