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Table B
Selected characteristics of sample (weighted), by sex and age group, household population aged 6 to 79 years, Canada, 2007 to 2009

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Characteristic Total 6 to 79 6 to 11 years 12 to 19 years 20 to 39 years 40 to 59 years 60 to 79 years
% 95% confidence interval % 95% confidence interval % 95% confidence interval % 95% confidence interval % 95% confidence interval % 95% confidence interval
from to from to from to from to from to from to
Male
Racial background
White 80.3 70.4 87.5 75.6 59.7 86.7 78.4 66.3 87.0 76.6 66.7 84.2 80.9 68.6 89.2 89.7 82.0 94.3
Other 19.7E 12.5 29.6 24.4E 13.3 40.3 21.6E 13.0 33.7 23.4E 15.8 33.3 19.1E 10.8 31.4 10.3E 5.7 18.0
Month of collection
November to March 37.3E 17.3 62.8 F ... ... 43.3E 20.5 69.4 41.7E 21.4 65.3 F ... ... F ... ...
April to October 62.7E 37.2 82.7 64.9E 37.8 85.0 56.7E 30.6 79.5 58.3E 34.7 78.6 67.4E 38.9 87.1 64.6E 38.2 84.4
Milk consumption
Less than once a day 41.3 38.8 43.9 8.4 6.2 11.3 28.7 23.1 35.0 40.2 34.9 45.7 49.3 43.9 54.7 49.2 43.0 55.3
Once a day 32.8 30.6 35.0 24.0 19.5 29.1 20.4 16.1 25.6 34.9 31.4 38.5 35.5 30.9 40.4 35.1 28.7 42.0
More than once a day 25.9 23.2 28.8 67.6 61.3 73.3 50.9 44.5 57.3 25.0 18.8 32.3 15.2 11.4 20.0 15.8 11.4 21.3
Female
Racial background
White 82.4 74.3 88.4 76.2 61.6 86.4 75.4 66.6 82.4 77.5 69.0 84.2 86.3 77.1 92.2 89.7 83.6 93.7
Other 17.6E 11.6 25.7 23.8E 13.6 38.4 24.6 17.6 33.4 22.5E 15.8 31.0 13.7E 7.8 22.9 10.3E 6.3 16.4
Month of collection
November to March 40.0E 19.9 64.3 F ... ... F ... ... 47.6E 23.4 72.9 39.1E 19.2 63.4 F ... ...
April to October 60.0E 35.7 80.1 61.5E 34.0 83.2 63.5E 36.3 84.2 52.4E 27.1 76.6 60.9E 36.6 80.8 68.4 45.2 85.0
Milk consumption
Less than once a day 40.0 37.5 42.7 9.2E 6.3 13.4 31.3 25.9 37.3 39.1 34.3 44.1 47.9 44.2 51.6 42.6 37.1 48.2
Once a day 33.6 31.9 35.4 27.7 22.9 33.1 28.5 24.0 33.5 34.6 30.3 39.1 34.3 29.8 39.1 35.9 30.7 41.4
More than once a day 26.3 23.4 29.4 63.0 57.6 68.1 40.2 34.5 46.2 26.3 21.7 31.6 17.8 13.5 23.2 21.6 18.5 25.0
E interpret with caution (high sampling variability; coefficient of variation 16.6% to 33.3%)
F estimate not provided because of extreme sampling variability or small sample size
… not applicable
Source: 2007 to 2009 Canadian Health Measures Survey.