A Survey on Nutritional Contents of Lunchbox of Elementary School Student in Sokcho City

속초시 국민학교 어린이들의 도시락에 의한 영양섭취실태 조사

  • 이정실 (동우전문대학 식품영양과)
  • Published : 1991.10.01


To investigate the nutritional contents of lunchbox of students of elementary school located in Sokcho city Kangwon province, the survey was conducted from April 23 to April 26, 1991. Main dishes and side dishes in lunchbox were weighed and nutrients were analyzed from food composition table. Total daily energy and nutrients intake were reach to RDA's, except for intake of calcium, iron, vitamin A, vitamin Be and vitamin C. Children's height was positively correlated with energy and protein Intake. Fat intake was positively correlated with monthly income and intake of vitamin A was positively correlated, with number of family, This survey suggests that it need nutritional education program and school feeding to improvement of nutritional status for children.