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Table 6 Daily kilocalorie (kcal) contribution of beverage choice on a given day by age, 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

  0–5 Months
n = 233
6–11 months
n = 301
12–23 months
n = 397
2–3 years
n = 839
4–5 years
n = 675
Mean   SEM Mean   SEM Mean   SEM Mean   SEM Mean   SEM
(% total kcal) (% total kcal) (% total kcal) (% total kcal) (% total kcal)
100% Juice1 5.44 ± 1.38 28.49 ± 3.31 65.72 ± 7.37 72.20 ± 5.10 59.21 ± 6.15
(0.08 ± 0.20) (3.26 ± 0.38) (5.31 ± .60) (4.94 ± 0.35) (3.66 ± 0.38)
Water2 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.03 ± 0.03 0.57 ± 0.27 0.57 ± 0.40
(0 ± 0) (0 ± 0) (0 ± 0) (0.04 ± 0.02) (0.04 ± 0.02)
Milk3 2.22 ± 2.15 43.78 ± 8.25 281.53 ± 14.67 211.15 ± 9.80 169.79 ± 12.49
(0.33 ± 0.32) (5.01 ± 0.94) (22.77 ± 1.19) (14.45 ± 0.67) (10.49 ± 0.77)
Diet Beverages4 0.00 ± 0.00 0.00 ± 0.00 0.04 ± 0.02 0.23 ± 0.11 0.32 ± 0.20
(0 ± 0) (0 ± 0) (0 ± 0) (0.02 ± 0.01) (0.02 ± 0.01)
Sugar Sweetened Beverages5 0.04 ± 0.03 2.40 ± 0.64 41.79 ± 7.29 49.92 ± 4.75 74.56 ± 7.62
(0.01 ± 0) (0.27 ± 0.07) (3.38 ± 0.59) (3.42 ± 0.32) (4.61 ± 0.47)
Coffee and Tea6 0.00 ± 0.00 0.16 ± 0.16 3.21 ± 1.29 3.37 ± 0.61 3.20 ± 0.73
(0 ± 0) (0.02 ± 0.02) (0.26 ± 0.10) (0.23 ± 0.04) (0.20 ± 0.05)
  1. Data based on Day 1 dietary recalls
  2. SEM, Standard Error of the Mean. 1) 100% Juice includes: citrus, apple, other fruit, vegetable, baby juice. 2) Water includes: tap, bottled, flavored, carbonated, enhanced, fortified, baby water. 3) Milk includes: milk, flavored milk, milk shakes, dairy drinks, milk substitutes. 4) Diet Beverages includes: diet soft drinks, diet sport drinks, diet energy drinks, other diet beverages. 5) Sugar Sweetened Beverages includes: soft drinks, fruit drinks, sport drinks, energy drinks, nutritional beverages. 6) Coffee and Tea includes: coffee, tea