Statistics and Indicators

Vegetable consumption (5 serves or more a day) - Year 6 students

  • Around 10% of year 6 children report meeting the Australian Dietary Guidelines 2013 by eating 5 serves of vegetables every day
  • The proportion of year 6 children consuming 5 or more serves of vegetables has decreased significantly over time
  • Year 6 boys are more likely to consume 5 or more serves of vegetables than girls.

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