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Table 2 Mean (SD) and median (IQR) sugars and nutrient intakes

From: Impact of a health marketing campaign on sugars intake by children aged 5–11 years and parental views on reducing children’s consumption

NutrientShort termLong term
Baseline
[n = 590]
Peak campaign
[n = 553]
Immediately post campaign
[n = 497]
10-month post campaign
[n = 371]
12-month post campaign
[n = 380]
Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)Mean (SD)Median (IQR)
% Energy from Total sugars27.2 (8.5)26.9 (15.6, 38.2)25.2 (8.2)24.7 (13.8, 35.6)25.1 (8.5)23.8 (13.7, 23.8)24.2 (8.1)23.7 (14.3, 33.1)25.4 (7.9)24.7 (14.0, 35.4)
Total sugars (g/day)100.9 (46.4)92.5 (34.4, 150.6)93.9 (44.1)87.1 (35.5, 138.7)95.2 (41.5)88.2 (39.1, 137.3)95.9 (44.6)90.5 (35.7, 145.3)102.0 (46.0)94.6 (38.9, 150.3)
% Energy from Free Sugars16.1 (7.8)15.2 (4.6, 25.8)14.8 (7.8)14.0 (3.2, 24.8)15.1 (7.7)14.0 (4.2, 23.8)14.9 (7.5)14.1 (5.0, 23.2)16.3 (8.0)15.3 (4.4, 26.2)
Free Sugars (g/day)61.4 (38.9)53.1 (7.0, 99.2)56.5 (36.4)50.3 (4.2, 96.4)58.4 (35.3)50.7 (7.4, 94.0)60.5 (38.0)54.5 (7.3, 101.7)66.7 (40.4)59.1 (4.8, 113.4)
% Energy from Fat30.1 (6.5)29.8 (21.4, 38.2)31.4 (6.0)31.5 (23.2, 39.8)31.4 (6.2)31.8 (23.6, 40)32.3 (5.9)32.2 (23.9, 40.5)32.6 (6.1)32.7 (24.5, 40.9)
Total fat (g/day)52.1 (22.2)48.4 (21.8, 75.0)54.6 (21.2)51.3 (25.1, 77.5)56.3 (20.8)52.7 (26.5, 78.9)59.6 (23.3)55.1 (23.5, 86.7)61.6 (25.2)57.1 (25.8, 88.4)
Energy (kJ/day)6253.6 (1924.0)6060.8 (3611.5, 8510.1)6316.4 (1895.8)6117.1 (3797.8, 8436.4)6484.2 (1756.7)6325.1 (4066.6, 8583.6)6704.5 (2100.4)6497.7 (3750.7, 9244.7)6826.0 (2119.0)6614.4 (4100.4, 9128.4)
  1. Free Sugars were assessed as non-milk extrinsic sugars using method used in the National Diet and Nutrition Survey [23]