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VII. OTHER FISHERIES INFORMATION, 2009

A. Food Consumption

1. Mean One-Day Per Capita Food Consumption, Philippines, 2003

Food Group/Subgroup
Consumption
% of Total Food
Intake
(Raw, As Purchased)*
kg/yr
g/day
       
Cereals and Cereal Products
133
364
41.1
  • Rice and Products
111
303
34.2
  • Corn and Products
11
31
3.5
  • Other Cereals and Products
11
30
3.4
Starchy Roots and Tubers
7
19
2.2
Sugars and Syrups
9
24
2.7
Fats and Oils
7
18
2
Fish, Meat and Poultry
67
185
20.9
  • Fish and Products
38
104
11.7
  • Meat and Products
22
61
6.9
  • Poultry
7
20
2.3
Eggs
5
13
1.5
Milk and Milk Products
18
49
5.6
  • Whole Milk
13
35
4
  • Milk Products
5
14
1.6
Dried Beans, Nuts and Seeds
4
10
1.1
Vegetables
40
111
12.5
  • Green Leafy and Yellow Vegetable
11
31
3.5
  • Other Vegetables
29
80
9
Fruits
20
54
6.1
  • Vitamin C-Rich Fruits
4
12
1.4
  • Other Fruits
16
42
4.7
Miscellaneous
14
39
4.4
  • Beverages
9
26
2.9
  • Condiments
4
10
1.2
  • Others
1
3
0.3
Total Food
324
886
100

*As available in the kitchen including inedible and edible wastage.

2. Comparison of Mean One-Day per Capita Food Consumption: 1987, 1993, 2003

Food Group/Subgroup
Consumption,g
(Raw, "as purchased")
1987
1993
2003
All Foods
869
803
886
Cereals and Cereal Products
345
340
364
   Rice and Products
303
282
303
   Corn and Products
24
36
31
   Other Cereals & Products
18
22
30
Starchy Roots and Tubers
22
17
19
Sugars and Syrups
24
19
24
Fats and Oils
14
12
18
Fish, Meat and Poultry
157
147
185
   Fish and Products
111
99
104
   Meat and Products
37
34
61
   Poultry
9
14
20
Eggs
10
12
13
Milk and Milk Products
43
44
49
Dried Beans, Nuts and Seeds
10
10
10
Vegetables
111
106
111
   Green Leafy and Yellow Veg
29
30
31
   Other Vegetables
82
76
80
   Fruits
107
77
54
   Vitamins C-Rich Fruits
24
21
12
   Other Fruits
83
56
42
Miscellaneous
26
19
39

 

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