The National Diet and Nutrition Survey (NDNS) rolling programme is a continuous, cross-sectional survey. It is designed to collect detailed, quantitative information on the food consumption, nutrient intake and nutritional status of the general population aged 1.5 years and over living in private households in the UK. The survey covers a representative sample of around 1000 people per year. Fieldwork began in 2008 and is now in its eleventh year.
This report presents time trend and income analyses of food consumption, nutrient intake and nutritional status data for adults and children from 1.5 years in the UK. Consumption of food groups and seasonal differences in blood levels of vitamin D are also presented.