*Nunavut not included due to small sample
Source: CICH graphic created using data adapted from Statistics Canada. Table 105-0509 – Canadian health characteristics, two year period estimates, by age group and sex, Canada, provinces, territories and health regions, occasional (number unless otherwise noted).
In Canada in 2015/2016, 31% of girls and 29% of boys aged 12 to 17 years ate fruits and vegetables at least 5 times a day.
Fruit and vegetable consumption varied by province and territory.
In Quebec, 44% of girls and 42% of boys ate fruits and vegetables at least 5 times a day.
That percentage was 19% for boys and 17% for girls in the Northwest Territories.