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Total sugar intake of Filipinos

Requested from FNRI by I. Sicat at 11:46 AM on Oct 04, 2022.
Purpose: For innovation and renovation of products and communication
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2019
Tracking no: #FNRI-792897861045

Sicat 11:46 AM, Oct 04, 2022


Good day!
May I request total sugar intake of Filipinos from 2018-2019 Expanded National Nutrition Survey?
For age groups:
School age children: 6-9 yo, 10-12yo
Adolescents: 13-15yo, 16-18yo
Adults: 19-29yo, 30-49yo, 50-59 yo

The information will be used in supporting the innovation and renovation of products and communication.

Thank you,
Ivy Sicat

Aguila 02:44 PM, Oct 04, 2022

Hi Ivy.  This is acknowledged.  Will update you.

Thank you.


Aguila 01:31 PM, Oct 05, 2022

October 5, 2022

Dear Ivy Sicat,


Thank you for your request dated Oct 04, 2022 11:46:11 AM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

You asked for Total sugar intake of Filipinos.

Your FOI request is approved. Enclosed is a copy of the information you requested.  Since you mentioned "total sugar", we just assumed this refers to the sugar and syrup intake ONLY of the 3 identified groups.  Kindly see attached  data disaggregated by specific age as per request.

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Thank you.


Divorah Aguila
FOI Receiving Officer

 Sugar and Syrup_ENNS 2018_2019.xlsx

Sicat 11:35 AM, Oct 06, 2022

Dear Ms. Aguila,

Thanks so much for the information.
I greatly appreciate your immediate response to this request.
More power to you and FNRI!

Ivy Sicat

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