Recommended Amounts of Total red and orange vegetables

Table B4. Total red and orange vegetables: 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 0.21 (0.01) 93.1 (2.39) 4.34 (1.05) 2.60 (1.37)
4-8 1001 0.25 (0.01) 92.9 (2.88) 7.06 (2.78) 0.08 (0.12)
9-13 850 0.30 (0.01) 94.9 (1.70) 4.96 (1.62) 0.10 (0.08)
14-18 808 0.37 (0.02) 97.4 (0.99) 2.35 (0.85) 0.28 (0.16)
19-30 1,113 0.45 (0.01) 96.0 (1.19) 3.11 (0.78) 0.94 (0.42)
31-50 1,825 0.47 (0.02) 94.9 (1.23) 3.86 (0.76) 1.23 (0.50)
51-70 1,773 0.43 (0.02) 94.6 (1.54) 4.15 (0.96) 1.24 (0.60)
71+ 912 0.41 (0.02) 95.4 (1.81) 3.61 (1.21) 1.00 (0.62)
19+ 5,623 0.45 (0.01) 95.1 (1.26) 3.74 (0.78) 1.15 (0.50)
Females 1-3 715 0.20 (0.01) 93.7 (2.58) 4.04 (1.23) 2.24 (1.39)
4-8 894 0.25 (0.02) 93.6 (3.18) 6.30 (3.09) 0.06 (0.10)
9-13 867 0.28 (0.01) 84.0 (2.00) 15.4 (1.83) 0.61 (0.23)
14-18 727 0.31 (0.02) 98.1 (0.73) 0.79 (0.30) 1.08 (0.44)
19-30 1,160 0.37 (0.02) 96.0 (0.90) 1.35 (0.23) 2.61 (0.69)
31-50 1,994 0.37 (0.02) 95.7 (1.15) 1.55 (0.32) 2.74 (0.83)
51-70 1,740 0.40 (0.02) 80.4 (2.62) 15.8 (1.68) 3.78 (1.06)
71+ 964 0.36 (0.02) 84.9 (2.33) 12.4 (1.55) 2.68 (0.82)
19+ 5,858 0.38 (0.01) 90.0 (1.37) 6.99 (0.66) 3.01 (0.76)
All 1+ 18,117 0.38 (0.01) 92.7 (0.98) 5.51 (0.61) 1.77 (0.41)

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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