Disparities Details by Age Group for 2009-12
NWS-20 : Mean total daily calcium intake (age adjusted, mg, 2+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.
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-20
NWS-20 Increase consumption of calcium in the population aged 2 years and older
Mean total daily calcium intake (age adjusted, mg, 2+ years)
|19 years and over|| 1166
|2-18 years|| 1081
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.
- The better group rate for this objective, 1166 milligrams, was attained by persons aged 19 years and over.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 1081 milligrams, was attained by children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 85 milligrams.
- The best group rate was <1.100 times the worst group rate.
Persons aged 19 years and over achieved the better group rate for this objective, 1166 milligrams.
The better group rate was <1.1 times the rate among children and adolescents aged 2-18 years.