Recommended Amounts of Total vegetables including beans and peas

Table B2. Total vegetables including beans and peas: 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 0.68 (0.03) 85.0 (2.36) 13.1 (1.78) 1.85 (0.63)
4-8 1001 0.83 (0.04) 94.5 (1.28) 5.46 (1.23) 0.09 (0.06)
9-13 850 1.07 (0.03) 98.4 (0.44) 1.51 (0.38) 0.10 (0.06)
14-18 808 1.27 (0.06) 95.9 (1.10) 4.00 (1.06) 0.07 (0.05)
19-30 1,113 1.67 (0.06) 95.0 (1.31) 4.44 (1.03) 0.58 (0.29)
31-50 1,825 1.91 (0.04) 90.7 (1.57) 7.88 (1.06) 1.41 (0.53)
51-70 1,773 1.95 (0.04) 77.6 (1.88) 18.1 (1.09) 4.23 (0.96)
71+ 912 1.72 (0.05) 85.8 (1.87) 12.2 (1.35) 2.02 (0.59)
19+ 5,623 1.85 (0.03) 87.5 (1.35) 10.5 (0.81) 2.09 (0.56)
Females 1-3 715 0.67 (0.02) 85.2 (1.97) 13.0 (1.47) 1.83 (0.54)
4-8 894 0.83 (0.04) 94.8 (1.47) 5.18 (1.42) 0.07 (0.06)
9-13 867 1.04 (0.04) 83.8 (1.81) 16.1 (1.76) 0.17 (0.07)
14-18 727 1.12 (0.04) 98.4 (0.47) 1.25 (0.33) 0.31 (0.15)
19-30 1,160 1.39 (0.04) 95.2 (0.87) 3.44 (0.52) 1.35 (0.36)
31-50 1,994 1.57 (0.04) 91.4 (1.39) 5.83 (0.71) 2.81 (0.70)
51-70 1,740 1.77 (0.05) 67.1 (2.65) 27.8 (1.95) 5.19 (0.99)
71+ 964 1.54 (0.04) 78.9 (2.16) 18.7 (1.63) 2.47 (0.61)
19+ 5,858 1.59 (0.03) 83.6 (1.17) 13.3 (0.68) 3.15 (0.60)
All 1+ 18,117 1.53 (0.02) 87.3 (0.83) 10.6 (0.51) 2.09 (0.36)

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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