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Table 3 Food frequency questionnaire data: % of participants (n = 88) who self-reported foods/beverages/supplements at specified frequencies

From: Nutrition practices and knowledge among NCAA Division III football players

  Daily (7 d/wk) Frequently (3–6 d/wk) Weekly (1–2 d/wk) Monthly (1/mo) Rarely (<1/mo) Never
Foods
 Starches/grains 67.0 30.7 2.3 ---- ---- ----
 Meat 52.3 39.8 6.8 1.1 ---- ----
 Seafood 6.0 28.6 22.6 25.0 15.5 2.4
 Dairy 82.8 13.8 2.3 1.1 ---- ----
 Fruits 47.1 26.4 20.7 1.1 4.6 ----
 Vegetables 38.4 22.1 24.4 4.7 10.5 ----
 Desserts/candy 20.2 27.0 28.1 19.1 4.5 1.1
Beverages
 Sports drinks 34.1 31.8 21.6 5.7 2.3 4.5
 Juice 29.9 19.5 29.9 10.3 6.9 3.4
 Coffee 3.4 6.8 14.8 8.0 22.7 44.3
 Soda 2.3 6.8 17.0 12.5 29.5 31.8
 Energy drinks 2.3 4.6 6.9 11.5 21.8 52.9
Supplements
 Protein powders 33.0 23.9 11.4 3.4 13.6 14.8
 Multivitamin/mineral 18.2 10.2 8.0 3.4 29.5 30.7
 Creatine 5.7 5.7 5.7 4.5 18.2 60.2
 Other 6.9 6.9 2.3 1.1 14.9 67.8