Table 3

Main foods contributing (%) to energy, fat, protein and sugar among Baltimore infants and toddlers
Food % Energy Food % Fat Food % Protein Food % Sugar
Age 0–6 months
Formula 71.1 Formula 73.1 Formula 74.5 Formula 70.6
Breast milk 20.3 Breast milk 24.6 Breast milk 13.9 Breast milk 22.6
Oat, rice cereal, porridge 4.0 Oat, rice cereal, porridge 1.1 Oatmeal, rice cereal, porridge 4.8 Baby food fruit 3.6
Baby food fruit 1.7 Yogurt 0.6 Baby food & mixed dishes 3.0 Unsweetened drinks 1.9
Yogurt 0.8 Unsweetened drinks 0.5 Baby food vegetables 1.4 Yogurt 1.3
Baby food vegetables 0.7 Crackers 0.3 Yogurt 1.3 Baby food vegetables 0.7
Unsweetened drinks 0.7 Baby food vegetables 0.1 Baby food fruit 0.6 Baby food & mixed dishes 0.1
Baby food & mixed dishes 0.6 Potatoes 0.1 Crackers 0.2 Oat, rice cereal, porridge 0.1
Age 7–12 months
Formula 46.5 Formula 61.1 Formula 39.5 Formula 52.8
Oatmeal, rice cereal, porridge 8.8 Butter 5.6 Chicken and turkey 11.5 Unsweetened drinks 20.5
Unsweetened drinks 8.1 Baby food & mixed dishes 4.0 Baby food & mixed dishes 11.1 Baby food fruit 5.2
Baby food & mixed dishes 5.4 Milk 3.9 Oat, rice cereal, porridge 6.8 Sweetened drinks 4.8
Cookies 2.9 Egg dishes 3.5 Milk 5.8 Oat, rice cereal, porridge 3.5
Milk 2.8 Processed meats 3.2 Egg dishes 5.6 Milk 3.0
Baby food fruit 2.6 Oat, rice cereal, porridge 2.6 Rice 3.5 Cookies 2.6
Age 13–24 months
Milk 17.1 Milk 25.4 Milk 26.6 Unsweetened drinks 25.7
Noodles and pasta 11.4 Chicken and turkey 9.0 Chicken 21.7 Sweetened drinks 20.4
Unsweetened drinks 9.0 Noodles and pasta 7.7 Noodles and pasta 12.1 Milk 20.3
Chicken 7.2 Egg dishes 6.0 Beef or pork 6.5 Fresh fruit 4.4
Sweetened drinks 6.5 Butter 5.6 Egg dishes 5.3 Candy and chocolate 2.8
Vegetables 3.0 Processed meats 5.4 Processed meats 3.4 Sweetened cereal 1.9
Egg dishes 2.8 Chips 4.4 Vegetables 2.7 Noodles and pasta 1.9

Sharma et al.

Sharma et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:52   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-52

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