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Percentage below recommended minimum number of servings of vegetables and fruit, by age group and sex, household population aged 4 or older, Canada excluding territories, 2004

Chart 3. Percentage below recommended minimum number of servings of vegetables and fruit, by age group and sex, household population aged 4 or older, Canada excluding territories, 2004

1. Significantly different from estimate for previous age group of same sex (p < 0.05)
2. Significantly different from estimate for males in same age group (p < 0.05)
Notes: Based on usual consumption. Canada's Food Guide to Heathy Eating for People Four Years Old and Over recommends a minimum of five servings a day. Excludes women who were pregnant or breastfeeding.
Data source: 2004 Canadian Community Health Survey: Nutrition