Table 1.

Number of Survey Participants in Sex and Age Groups by Survey

Age, moNHANES I*NHANES IIHHANESNHANES III
Boys
 2–5322
 6–1115247595
 12–23285368101648
 24–35166361116610
 36–47300403113497
 48–59304403126546
 60–71273393116495
 Total132820806193713
Girls
 2–5334
 6–1114353576
 12–23267350118635
 24–35129315112591
 36–4728634085545
 48–5928138693532
 60–71314369112554
 Total127719035733767
  • * NHANES indicates National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey; and HHANES, Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.