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Table 10 Sources of selenium among infants and toddlers 0–35 months from the MING study

From: Food sources of energy and nutrients in the diets of infants and toddlers in urban areas of China, based on one 24-hour dietary recall

Age 6–11 months Age 12–23 months Age 24–35 months
Rank Food Group % of Total Rank Food Group % of Total Rank Food Group % of Total
1 Eggs 31.3 1 Eggs 23.7 1 Eggs 22.7
2 Infant formula 24.7 2 Fish/shellfish/shrimps 18.8 2 Fish/shellfish/shrimps 14.8
3 Noodles 12.6 3 Growing-up milk 11.3 3 Noodles 11.0
4 Fish/shellfish/shrimps 6.6 4 Noodles 11.5 4 Pork 9.7
5 Pork 4.4 5 Pork 7.7 5 Growing-up milk 6.3
6 Rice 3.4 6 Rice 3.5 6 Milk 5.5
7 Bread/biscuits 2.8 7 Milk 3.3 7 Rice 4.2
8 Steamed bread 2.1 8 Bread/biscuits 3.0 8 Chicken/duck 4.2
9 Pancakes/sesame seed cakes 1.9 9 Pancakes/sesame seed cakes 2.7 9 Pancakes/sesame seed cakes 3.4
10 Organ meats 1.4 10 Chicken/duck 2.3 10 Bread/biscuits 2.9
11 Chicken/duck 1.0 11 Steamed bread 1.8 11 Steamed bread 1.8
12 -   12 Cakes/pies 1.2 12 Cakes/pies 1.4
13 -    -   13 Soy/tofu/meat substitutes 1.1
14 -    -   14 Beef 1.1