Recommended Amounts of Total protein foods excluding beans and peas

Table B11. Total protein foods excluding 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 2.79 (0.07) 22.8 (2.85) 65.3 (3.48) 11.9 (2.24)
4-8 1001 3.74 (0.11) 29.2 (3.17) 62.3 (3.15) 8.47 (2.17)
9-13 850 4.95 (0.12) 55.1 (2.85) 26.3 (1.24) 18.6 (2.05)
14-18 808 6.04 (0.18) 43.3 (3.36) 27.4 (1.14) 29.3 (3.15)
19-30 1,113 7.38 (0.19) 38.3 (3.29) 8.71 (0.34) 53.0 (3.30)
31-50 1,825 7.96 (0.14) 21.5 (1.69) 16.0 (0.73) 62.6 (2.06)
51-70 1,773 7.33 (0.18) 22.4 (2.45) 25.6 (1.16) 52.0 (3.04)
71+ 912 5.68 (0.12) 50.3 (2.51) 26.3 (1.08) 23.3 (2.11)
19+ 5,623 7.43 (0.11) 28.3 (1.63) 18.0 (0.75) 53.7 (1.82)
Females 1-3 715 2.61 (0.07) 28.6 (2.63) 62.5 (2.98) 8.86 (2.04)
4-8 894 3.54 (0.11) 35.3 (2.84) 53.5 (2.50) 11.3 (2.79)
9-13 867 4.12 (0.10) 50.9 (2.85) 38.0 (2.40) 11.1 (1.23)
14-18 727 4.15 (0.17) 73.7 (3.55) 19.2 (2.19) 7.10 (1.54)
19-30 1,160 4.87 (0.10) 57.1 (2.47) 27.0 (1.52) 15.9 (1.67)
31-50 1,994 5.25 (0.10) 47.9 (2.14) 21.7 (1.03) 30.4 (2.26)
51-70 1,740 5.13 (0.12) 50.8 (2.92) 21.1 (1.12) 28.1 (2.60)
71+ 964 4.32 (0.10) 70.1 (2.40) 16.2 (0.97) 13.7 (1.81)
19+ 5,858 5.02 (0.07) 53.4 (1.65) 22.0 (1.05) 24.6 (1.66)
All 1+ 18,117 5.66 (0.07) 42.2 (1.10) 25.6 (0.85) 32.3 (1.33)

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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