Recommended Amounts of Total seafood

Table B12. Total seafood: 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 0.11 (0.02) 94.6 (2.17) 4.03 (1.32) 1.42 (0.88)
4-8 1001 0.13 (0.02) 96.7 (1.45) 2.25 (0.80) 1.07 (0.69)
9-13 850 0.24 (0.04) 97.9 (0.92) 1.09 (0.42) 0.97 (0.52)
14-18 808 0.26 (0.04) 97.3 (1.02) 1.64 (0.55) 1.09 (0.48)
19-30 1,113 0.62 (0.10) 89.9 (3.34) 1.84 (0.43) 8.31 (2.94)
31-50 1,825 0.69 (0.06) 85.3 (2.41) 4.72 (0.47) 9.99 (2.03)
51-70 1,773 0.76 (0.07) 78.5 (3.26) 9.30 (0.94) 12.2 (2.52)
71+ 912 0.64 (0.06) 83.9 (2.83) 7.57 (0.94) 8.51 (1.99)
19+ 5,623 0.69 (0.06) 84.3 (2.37) 5.64 (0.48) 10.1 (2.00)
Females 1-3 715 0.14 (0.04) 91.9 (3.55) 5.59 (1.99) 2.48 (1.62)
4-8 894 0.17 (0.04) 95.0 (2.12) 2.96 (0.93) 2.00 (1.23)
9-13 867 0.21 (0.04) 98.0 (1.00) 1.48 (0.71) 0.48 (0.30)
14-18 727 0.20 (0.04) 99.4 (0.46) 0.38 (0.24) 0.25 (0.22)
19-30 1,160 0.39 (0.04) 95.7 (1.22) 2.21 (0.48) 2.13 (0.78)
31-50 1,994 0.54 (0.05) 89.8 (2.04) 2.69 (0.43) 7.51 (1.70)
51-70 1,740 0.63 (0.06) 86.0 (2.59) 3.52 (0.55) 10.5 (2.14)
71+ 964 0.51 (0.05) 91.5 (2.02) 2.40 (0.45) 6.09 (1.61)
19+ 5,858 0.53 (0.04) 90.2 (1.58) 2.80 (0.35) 7.03 (1.30)
All 1+ 18,117 0.50 (0.03) 89.7 (1.26) 3.65 (0.34) 6.66 (0.99)

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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