Recommended Amounts of Total fruits

Table B1. Total fruits: Estimated percentage of persons below, at, or above recommendation1
  Age (years) N Mean (SE) % with intake below recommendation (SE) % with intake meeting recommendation (SE) % with intake above recommendation (SE)
Males 1-3 774 1.48 (0.07) 23.9 (3.93) 32.7 (2.15) 43.4 (4.42)
4-8 1001 1.23 (0.06) 39.6 (4.05) 50.1 (3.31) 10.4 (2.25)
9-13 850 1.06 (0.07) 75.6 (2.79) 10.9 (0.97) 13.6 (1.94)
14-18 808 1.01 (0.08) 86.5 (2.17) 5.76 (0.85) 7.72 (1.35)
19-30 1,113 0.93 (0.05) 88.7 (1.32) 5.20 (0.49) 6.13 (0.89)
31-50 1,825 0.95 (0.05) 88.6 (1.22) 5.21 (0.47) 6.17 (0.81)
51-70 1,773 1.20 (0.06) 82.0 (1.67) 7.74 (0.48) 10.3 (1.29)
71+ 912 1.36 (0.05) 78.2 (1.73) 9.04 (0.46) 12.7 (1.37)
19+ 5,623 1.06 (0.03) 85.8 (0.93) 6.29 (0.30) 7.96 (0.73)
Females 1-3 715 1.46 (0.06) 25.0 (3.71) 32.8 (2.08) 42.2 (4.04)
4-8 894 1.20 (0.06) 41.5 (4.32) 32.0 (2.30) 26.6 (3.73)
9-13 867 1.07 (0.06) 75.5 (2.75) 11.9 (0.97) 12.6 (1.88)
14-18 727 0.79 (0.05) 85.2 (1.92) 8.09 (0.80) 6.76 (1.18)
19-30 1,160 0.89 (0.05) 81.8 (2.01) 9.25 (0.88) 8.91 (1.17)
31-50 1,994 0.92 (0.04) 81.1 (1.48) 9.83 (0.64) 9.08 (0.90)
51-70 1,740 1.24 (0.04) 68.8 (1.96) 14.5 (0.75) 16.7 (1.42)
71+ 964 1.32 (0.03) 65.0 (1.31) 16.0 (0.54) 18.9 (1.10)
19+ 5,858 1.06 (0.03) 75.7 (1.21) 11.8 (0.52) 12.5 (0.83)
All 1+ 18,117 1.07 (0.03) 75.5 (0.94) 12.4 (0.35) 12.2 (0.71)

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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