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Table 1 Characteristics of adults, aged 20–55 y in the NHANES 2003–2006

From: Intake of high fructose corn syrup sweetened soft drinks is associated with prevalent chronic bronchitis in U.S. Adults, ages 20–55 y

N Number of subjects 2801
Age (y, mean ± SD) 36.5 ± 8.6
Sex (% male) 51.3
Race/ethnicity (%)   
  Non-Hispanic White 65.7
  Non-Hispanic Black 14.5
  Mexican American 10.8
  Other Hispanic 2.8
  Other 6.1
BMI (mean ± SD) 27.9 ± 5.6
Energy intake (kcal, (mean ± SD)   2352 ± 744
Chronic Bronchitis (%)   
No   93.9 %
Yes   06.1 %