Visit coronavirus.gov for the latest Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) updates.

You are here

Disparities Data Details NWS-15.1 by Age Group for 2005-08

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2005-08
NWS-15.1 : Mean daily intake of total vegetables (age adjusted, cup equivalents per 1,000 calories, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 0.76 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1.16 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Age Group for NWS-15.1

NWS-15.1 Increase the contribution of total vegetables to the diets of the population aged 2 years and older

Mean daily intake of total vegetables (age adjusted, cup equivalents per 1,000 calories, 2+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 0.76 (2005–08)
2020 Target: 1.16 1, 2
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Age Group 2005-08 Disparity
19 years and over 0.84
CI 0.8/0.9
SE 0.014
x 1.000
Best rate
2-18 years 0.52
CI 0.5/0.6
SE 0.011
x 1.601
CI
1.000/ 1.674

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2005-08
  • The better group rate for this objective, 0.84 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories, was attained by persons aged 19 years and over.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 0.52 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories, was attained by children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 0.32 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories.
  • The best group rate was 1.601 times the worst group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2005-08

Persons aged 19 years and over achieved the better group rate for this objective, 0.84 cup equivalent per 1,000 calories.

The better group rate was 1.601 times the rate among children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.

FootnotesShow Footnotes