Increase potassium consumption by people aged 2 years and over — NWS‑14 Data

Status: Getting worse

  Getting worse

Most Recent Data:
2,463 milligrams (mg) (2017-20) *

2,769 mg  *

Desired Direction:
Increase desired

2,517 milligrams (mg) of potassium from food and dietary supplements was the mean total daily intake by persons aged 2 years and over in 2013-16  *

Age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population.

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Mean total daily potassium intake, 2013-16 to 2017-20 * 
(milligrams (mg))
Increase desired

Population 2013-16 2017-20
CI 2,472 / 2,562
SE 22.207
CI 2,418 / 2,508
SE 21.670