TABLE 4

Diet Quality: Bivariate Analysis With Weight Status in Children Aged 2 to 5 Years, NHANES 1999–2014

TotalNWOWObesitySO
n = 6236 (100%)n = 4702 (76.6%)n = 813 (13.1%)n = 582 (8.2%)n =139 (2.1%)
Meana (SE)Mean (SE)Coefficient (95% CI)Mean (SE)Coefficient (95% CI)Mean (SE)Coefficient (95% CI)Mean (SE)Coefficient (95% CI)
 Energy intake (kcal per d)1575 (10)1558 (12)Ref1619 (33)57.0 (−3.3 to 117.3)1644 (37)61.1 (−11.9 to 134.1)1644 (63)8.6 (−101.5 to 118.7)
 HEI-2010 score (out of 100 points)51.1 (0.4)51.1 (0.4)Ref52.3 (0.7)1.2 (−0.2 to 2.6)49.4 (0.8)−1.3 (−2.9 to 0.2)49.7 (1.5)0.2 (−2.9 to 3.3)
  • Coefficients from linear regression adjusting for age and sex of the child. Ref, reference.

  • a Linearized means with SEs.