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Table 5 Amount of Total Milk, 100% Juice, and Sugar Sweetened Beverages consumed on a given day by age and race/ethnicity, NHANES 2011–2014

From: Ethnic disparities of beverage consumption in infants and children 0–5 years of age; National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2011 to 2014

  0–23 Months 2–3 Years 4–5 Years
Mean ± SEM Mean ± SEM Mean ± SEM
Milk1 (cups eq.)
 Non-Hispanic White (n = 591) 1.31a ± 0.12 1.50ab ± 0.10 1.30ab ± 0.18
 Non-Hispanic Black (n = 643) 0.83b ± 0.08 1.14a ± 0.12 0.83a ± 0.10
 Hispanic (n = 833) 1.21a ± 0.09 1.65b ± 0.10 1.33b ± 0.09
 Asian (n = 222) 1.06ab ± 0.24 1.61ab ± 0.34 1.43b ± 0.14
100% Juice2 (cups eq.)
 Non-Hispanic White 0.35 ± 0.06 0.57 ± 0.08 0.47b ± 0.05
 Non-Hispanic Black 0.44 ± 0.07 0.80 ± 0.11 0.44ab ± 0.06
 Hispanic 0.41 ± 0.04 0.51 ± 0.06 0.47b ± 0.06
 Asian 0.31 ± 0.07 0.62 ± 0.09 0.21a ± 0.07
Sugar Sweetened Beverages3 (oz)
 Non-Hispanic White 1.37ab ± 0.38 3.76ab ± 0.57 5.74b ± 0.92
 Non-Hispanic Black 3.54b ± 0.82 5.63b ± 0.70 9.12b ± 1.01
 Hispanic 2.28ab ± 0.53 5.21ab ± 0.76 6.79b ± 0.95
 Asian 0.63a ± 0.42 2.82a ± 0.75 2.19a ± 0.65
  1. Data based on Day 1 dietary recalls
  2. SEM Standard Error of the Mean. 1) Milk includes: milk, flavored milk, milk shakes, dairy drinks, milk substitutes. 2) 100% Juice includes: citrus, apple, other fruit, vegetable, baby juice. 3) Sugar Sweetened Beverages includes: soft drinks, fruit drinks, sport drinks, energy drinks, nutritional beverages. a,b Means sharing the same superscripts are not significantly different by race/ethnicity within age groups, p < 0.01