Table 4

Calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, and potassium intake contributed by milk, fruit juice, fruit drink, and soft drinks in the diets of children<15 years participating in NHANES 19761980, NHANES 19881994, and NHANES 20012006
Nutrient/Survey Milk 100% Fruit Juice Fruit Drink Soft Drinks
Mean ± S.E. % Daily Intake Mean ± S.E. % Daily Intake Mean ± S.E. % Daily Intake Mean ± S.E. % Daily Intake
Calcium (mg/d)
NHANES 1976-1980 553 ± 10 61.7 a 20.6 ± 0.7 3.7 a 29.1 ± 2.2 4.7 a 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 a
NHANES 1988-1994 504 ± 8 54.5 b 21.8 ± 1.0 3.5 a 31.5 ± 1.5 4.9 a 6.9 ± 0.0 1.3 b
NHANES 2001-2006 565 ± 13 52.3 c 55.2 ± 4.0 5.7 b 34.7 ± 1.9 4.9 a 5.8 ± 0.3 1.0 b
Phosphorus (mg/d)
NHANES 1976-1980 435 ± 8 41.8 a 32.8 ± 1.2 4.0 a 42.9 ± 3.0 4.7 a 11.0 ± 1.4 1.5 a
NHANES 1988-1994 396 ± 7 37.1 b 22.0 ± 0.9 2.8 b 26.6 ± 1.8 3.0 b 17.1 ± 0.9 2.0 b
NHANES 2001-2006 456 ± 10 39.7 c 31.6 ± 1.1 3.2 bc 11.5 ± 0.7 1.5 c 11.8 ± 0.9 1.8 b
Magnesium (mg/d)
NHANES 1976-1980 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
NHANES 1988-1994 56.2 ± 0.9 27.8 a 12.9 ± 0.6 7.1 a 5.2 ± 0.2 3.1 a 2.3 ± 0.1 1.5 a
NHANES 2001-2006 53.7 ± 1.3 27.4 a 22.0 ± 0.8 11.1 b 7.6 ± 0.3 4.9 b 1.7 ± 0.1 1.1 b
Potassium (mg/d)
NHANES 1976-1980 679 ± 13 36.9 a 386 ± 14 18.8 a 26.2 ± 3.4 1.7 a 0.0 ± 0.0 0.0 a
NHANES 1988-1994 645 ± 11 31.4 b 332 ± 14 16.1 b 43.8 ± 2.2 2.7 b 2.6 ± 0.3 0.2 a
NHANES 2001-2006 727 ± 17 33.5 c 436 ± 14 19.2 a 74.9 ± 3.0 4.5 c 4.0 ± 0.3 0.3 a

For each nutrient, different subscripts (a, b) for each survey indicate statistically significant differences (p<0.05).

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