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Disparities in State-Specific Adult Fruit and Vegetable Consumption

Nov
28

Overall, the proportion of adults meeting fruit and vegetable intake recommendations remained low in 2015, with more persons meeting recommendations for fruit intake than vegetable intake, and with substantial variations by state, age, sex, race/ethnicity. Despite the positive health benefits of consuming fruits and vegetables, the findings from this study corroborate data showing that most adults consume insufficient amounts, with lower intakes among men, young adults, and adults living in poverty. For more information click here

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