Table 3

Contribution of foods and beverages to total energy intakes (kcal) among children age 4-13y, overall and by age group, NHANES 2005-2010
Total 4-13y Age 4-8y Age 9-13y
Mean (SE)1 % of total Mean (SE)1 % of total Mean (SE)1 % of total
Milk 180.6 (3.6) 9.7 192.7 (3.9) 11.0 168.6 (6.3) 8.6
Excluding milk w/cereal 140.6 (3.6) 7.6 151.7 (3.8) 8.6 129.8 (6.0) 6.6
Soda 56.1 (2.9) 3.0 34.4 (2.1) 2.0 77.4 (4.7) 3.9
Fruit juice 47.5 (2.1) 2.6 54.5 (2.2) 3.1 40.6 (3.1) 2.1
Fruit drink 45.9 (1.7) 2.5 48.7 (1.8) 2.8 43.2 (2.4) 2.2
Sports drink 9.6 (1.1) 0.5 6.6 (1.1) 0.4 12.5 (1.7) 0.6
Tea 6.0 (0.8) 0.3 4.2 (0.6) 0.2 7.7 (1.2) 0.4
Coffee 0.8 (0.2) 0.0 0.2 (0.1) 0.0 1.3 (0.3) 0.1
Energy drink 0.4 (0.3) 0.0 0.1 (0.1) 0.0 0.8 (0.5) 0.0
Water 0.1 (0.0) 0.0 0.0 (0.0) 0.0 0.1 (0.1) 0.0
Total beverages 346.9 (4.9) 18.7 341.6 (4.5) 19.5 352.1 (9.4) 18.0
Total foods2 1512 (11.9) 81.3 1414 (13.2) 80.5 1608 (16.7) 82.0
Total energy (kcal) 1859 (15.0) - 1756 (14.9) - 1960 (22.4) -

1SE are standard errors.

2Milk consumed with food is included as a beverage.

Drewnowski et al.

Drewnowski et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:85   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-85

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