1 in 10
American adults eats sufficient fruits or vegetables, as of 2015

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: Dietary guidelines are provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Fruit and vegetable consumption is lower among men, younger adults, and adults living in poverty. Learn more.
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "Only 1 in 10 Adults Get Enough Fruits or Vegetables." "Only 1 in 10 Adults Get Enough Fruits or Vegetables."

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