Recommended Amounts of Total grains

Table B8. Total grains: 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 4.11 (0.10) 20.0 (2.63) 56.9 (2.50) 23.2 (2.41)
4-8 1001 6.05 (0.12) 9.47 (1.66) 42.4 (2.20) 48.2 (2.82)
9-13 850 7.31 (0.18) 15.7 (1.85) 62.4 (1.73) 22.0 (2.54)
14-18 808 8.23 (0.24) 18.8 (2.99) 58.7 (1.65) 22.5 (3.06)
19-30 1,113 8.11 (0.14) 51.3 (2.11) 27.5 (0.83) 21.1 (1.92)
31-50 1,825 7.82 (0.16) 39.6 (2.70) 42.7 (1.59) 17.7 (1.85)
51-70 1,773 6.85 (0.13) 38.2 (2.20) 52.8 (1.71) 9.04 (1.23)
71+ 912 6.04 (0.13) 53.0 (2.44) 42.9 (1.96) 4.10 (0.77)
19+ 5,623 7.44 (0.11) 43.1 (1.86) 42.1 (1.31) 14.7 (1.32)
Females 1-3 715 3.73 (0.09) 29.7 (2.92) 55.5 (2.67) 14.8 (1.94)
4-8 894 5.55 (0.11) 15.5 (2.18) 48.7 (2.29) 35.8 (2.67)
9-13 867 6.54 (0.17) 21.9 (2.66) 40.6 (1.88) 37.6 (3.53)
14-18 727 6.07 (0.16) 51.8 (3.48) 33.6 (1.84) 14.6 (2.22)
19-30 1,160 5.89 (0.14) 56.0 (3.06) 31.2 (1.98) 12.8 (1.81)
31-50 1,994 5.55 (0.10) 63.3 (2.16) 17.1 (0.75) 19.6 (1.94)
51-70 1,740 5.08 (0.10) 51.7 (2.32) 35.6 (1.25) 12.7 (1.85)
71+ 964 4.92 (0.11) 55.6 (2.76) 33.7 (1.53) 10.7 (1.73)
19+ 5,858 5.41 (0.07) 57.4 (1.54) 27.6 (1.01) 15.1 (1.50)
All 1+ 18,117 6.33 (0.07) 43.7 (1.26) 38.1 (0.81) 18.2 (1.19)

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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