Usual Daily Intake of White Potatoes

Table 10 includes the mean, standard error of the mean, and percentiles of the distribution of intake; Appendix Table A10 provides percentile values (rounded) and their standard errors.

Age(years) N1 Cup Equivalents4 Mean (SE)2 5% 10% 25% 50% 75% 1515 0.2 (0.01) 0.07 0.09 0.14 0.21 0.31 0.42 0.50 1701 0.3 (0.02) 0.10 0.13 0.19 0.28 0.40 0.54 0.64 1061 0.4 (0.03) 0.13 0.17 0.24 0.35 0.46 0.56 0.61 1424 0.5 (0.03) 0.19 0.23 0.33 0.46 0.60 0.71 0.78 1100 0.5 (0.03) 0.18 0.23 0.33 0.46 0.60 0.71 0.78 1466 0.5 (0.02) 0.19 0.24 0.34 0.47 0.60 0.71 0.78 1252 0.5 (0.03) 0.18 0.23 0.32 0.45 0.59 0.70 0.77 832 0.4 (0.02) 0.15 0.19 0.28 0.39 0.51 0.61 0.67 4650 0.5 (0.02) 0.18 0.23 0.33 0.46 0.59 0.71 0.77 1112 0.3 (0.02) 0.14 0.17 0.23 0.32 0.43 0.55 0.62 1362 0.3 (0.02) 0.13 0.16 0.22 0.32 0.43 0.55 0.64 1325 0.4 (0.02) 0.14 0.17 0.24 0.34 0.45 0.58 0.66 1595 0.3 (0.01) 0.11 0.14 0.20 0.29 0.40 0.51 0.59 1284 0.3 (0.01) 0.11 0.14 0.20 0.28 0.39 0.50 0.58 860 0.3 (0.02) 0.12 0.15 0.21 0.29 0.40 0.51 0.59 5064 0.3 (0.01) 0.12 0.15 0.21 0.30 0.41 0.53 0.60 17889 0.4 (0.01) 0.13 0.16 0.24 0.35 0.49 0.63 0.71
1: Number of persons in sample.
2: Standard error of the mean (df=30).
3: Standard errors of the percentiles are presented in Appendix Table A10.
4: 1 cup equivalent = 1 cup cut-up raw or cooked vegetables; 1/2 cup dried vegetables.

Age(years) Cup Equivalents2 5% (SE)1 10% (SE) 25% (SE) 50% (SE) 75% (SE) 0.1 (0.01) 0.1 (0.01) 0.1 (0.01) 0.2 (0.01) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.03) 0.5 (0.05) 0.1 (0.02) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.02) 0.5 (0.04) 0.6 (0.05) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.03) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.6 (0.05) 0.2 (0.03) 0.2 (0.03) 0.3 (0.03) 0.5 (0.04) 0.6 (0.04) 0.7 (0.05) 0.8 (0.05) 0.2 (0.03) 0.2 (0.03) 0.3 (0.03) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.03) 0.7 (0.04) 0.8 (0.05) 0.2 (0.03) 0.2 (0.03) 0.3 (0.02) 0.5 (0.02) 0.6 (0.02) 0.7 (0.03) 0.8 (0.04) 0.2 (0.03) 0.2 (0.03) 0.3 (0.03) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.7 (0.04) 0.8 (0.05) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.02) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.03) 0.7 (0.04) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.5 (0.02) 0.6 (0.02) 0.7 (0.03) 0.8 (0.04) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.03) 0.5 (0.04) 0.6 (0.05) 0.1 (0.03) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.02) 0.6 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.7 (0.05) 0.1 (0.02) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.01) 0.4 (0.02) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.1 (0.02) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.01) 0.3 (0.01) 0.4 (0.02) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.1 (0.02) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.02) 0.3 (0.02) 0.4 (0.03) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.1 (0.02) 0.1 (0.02) 0.2 (0.01) 0.3 (0.01) 0.4 (0.02) 0.5 (0.03) 0.6 (0.04) 0.1 (0.01) 0.2 (0.01) 0.2 (0.01) 0.3 (0.01) 0.5 (0.01) 0.6 (0.02) 0.7 (0.02)
1: Standard error of the percentile.
2: 1 cup equivalent = 1 cup cut-up raw or cooked vegetables; 1/2 cup dried vegetables.

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Usual Daily Intake of White Potatoes. Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program website. National Cancer Institute. http://epi.grants.cancer.gov/diet/usualintakes/pop/2001-04/potatoes.html. Updated November 15, 2016. Accessed July 21, 2017.

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