Table 3

The Australian Child and Adolescent Recommended Food Score (ACARFS) overall and by gender and school year
Gender School Year
Total (n 691) Female (n 388) Male (n 303) Year 4 (n 354) Year 6 (n 337)
Median 25 26 24 24 26
25th percentile 19 20 17 17 20
75th percentile 32 33 30 31 32
IQR 13 13 13 14 12
Min score 3 5 3 3 3
Max score 58 55 58 58 55
Range 55 50 55 55 52

IQR, inter-quartile range; Min, minimum; Max, maximum.

Marshall et al.

Marshall et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:96   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-96

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