Table 1

Mean nutrient intake in each identified cluster in women and men
Women Men
Dietary pattern [mean(sd)] Dietary pattern [mean(sd)]
“healthy" “low fruit and vegetables” “red meat and alcohol” “In transition to fast-food” “healthy” “fish” “red meat and alcohol” “intermediate”
(n = 317) (n = 119) (n = 262) (n = 632) (n = 183) (n = 357) (n = 184) (n = 113)
Calories (kcal/day) 1887 (439) 1827 (623) 1944 (481) 2189 (533) 2438 (622) 2587 (623) 2527 (610) 2334 (686)
Carbohydrates (% kcal) 54.2 (6.4) 49.9 (9.5) 50.9 (6.4) 49.5 (5.6) 52.3 (5.8) 45.1 (5.5) 41.4 (6.6) 50.0 (8.2)
Protein (% kcal) 18.3 (2.4) 18.3 (3.9) 18.1 (2.6) 18.7 (2.5) 18.0 (2.4) 17.4 (3.4) 17.5 (2.6) 16.9 (3.1)
Total fat (% kcal) 27.5 (4.6) 29.8 (6.0) 29.3 (4.6) 31.2 (4.2) 28.3 (5.2) 28.6 (4.4) 29.0 (5.3) 27.8 (6.0)
Saturated fat (% kcal) 8.2 (2.1) 9.4 (3.0) 9.0 (2.0) 9.9 (1.9) 8.4 (2.3) 8.9 (2.0) 9.1 (2.3) 8.7 (2.7)
Polyunsat. fat (% kcal) 4.4 (0.9) 4.9 (1.1) 5.1 (1.0) 5.0 (0.8) 4.9 (1.0) 4.7 (0.8) 4.9 (1.0) 4.7 (1.1)
Monounsat. fat (% kcal) 12.4 (2.7) 12.9 (3.3) 12.5 (2.5) 13.6 (2.3) 12.5 (2.5) 12.5 (2.2) 12.4 (2.4) 12.0 (2.7)
Cholesterol (mg/day) 223.3 (80.7) 254.5 (115.8) 277.7 (99.9) 325.9 (108.1) 317.6 (128.9) 351.4 (111.8) 360.2 (109.6) 296.6 (138.5)
Omega 3 (g/day) 1.18 (0.39) 1.08 (0.40) 1.20 (0.37) 1.37 (0.44) 1.39 (0.44) 1.49 (0.45) 1.40 (0.43) 1.27 (0.47)
Omega 6 (g/day) 6.7 (2.2) 7.2 (3.1) 8.0 (2.7) 8.8 (3.0) 9.5 (3.7) 9.7 (3.4) 10.2 (3.9) 8.7 (3.9)
Ethanol (% kcal) 2.0 (4.0) 3.4 (5.6) 3.0 (4.8) 2.1 (3.2) 2.8 (4.8) 10.0 (6.4) 12.7 (9.3) 6.3 (8.7)
Dietary fibre (g/day) 25.9 (8.9) 18.2 (8.1) 20.6 (6.6) 23.3 (7.8) 28.3 (9.3) 24.7 (7.4) 19.2 (6.7) 22.1 (8.5)
Calcium (mg/day) 1030.0 (389.9) 789.4 (470.3) 664.0 (319.7) 972.2 (353.8) 1001.0 (376.5) 917.4 (304.6) 707.2 (364.3) 817.0 (435.6)
Potassium (mg/day) 3650.7 (991.3) 2962.8 (1006.9) 3111.7 (783.7) 3762.4 (941.7) 4082.4 (985.1) 4157.3 (933.6) 3630.0 (840.5) 3541.3 (1006.1)
Vitamin C (mg/day) 148.2 (66.2) 113.8 (76.7) 120.0 (63.2) 139.1 (61.6) 144.0 (62.6) 132.0 (53.9) 94.4 (40.8) 112.0 (64.8)
Vitamin E (mg/day) 7.9 (2.4) 6.6 (2.6) 7.0 (2.2) 8.3 (2.4) 9.1 (2.7) 8.6 (2.4) 7.2 (2.2) 7.4 (2.6)
Vitamin A (mg/day) 1833.8 (857.8) 1132.3 (651.4) 1396.3 (963.9) 1688.0 (832.4) 1725.9 (769.8) 1614.0 (731.6) 1131.3 (675.5) 1308.0 (880.1)
Vitamin D (mg/day) 4.3 (2.9) 3.5 (2.6) 3.3 (1.9) 4.2 (2.5) 4.4 (2.6) 4.1 (1.9) 3.5 (1.7) 7.4 (2.6)
Folate (mcg/day) 314.4 (128.4) 234.8 (104.8) 249.7 (91.6) 297.1 (108.4) 334.6 (111.1) 308.4 (102.7) 260.6 (90.5) 271.2 (112.5)

Fonseca et al.

Fonseca et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:64   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-64

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