|Typical Values||Typical values per average slice (29g)||-|
|Energy - kJ||336 kJ||-|
|- kcal (Calories)||80 kcal||-|
|of which sugars||0.6g||-|
|of which saturates||0.2g||-|
Calories : 276.92 kcal per 100g
Sugar : 2.07 g per 100g
Salt : 0 g per 100g
Fat : 7.59 g per 100g
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The Estimated Average Requirement for Energy (a prescribed amount to maintain a healthy body weight) for a male age: 14 is 2629 kcal 1 (p.83-85)
The World Health Organisation (W.H.O.) recommends that the maximum proportion of energy from all sugars (intrinsic and added) is: 5% and a strong recommendation of an absolute maximum of 10%
The energy value of a gram of Sugar is 3.8 kcal.1 (p.93)
W.H.O. Recommended maximum sugar intake for age: 14 and sex:male is
5% x 2629 / 3.8 = 34.6g of Sugar per day
8.7 cubes .
and the Absolute maximum is 69.2g of Sugar per day.
Nb. The W.H.O2 recommendations for maximum sugar intake are considerably lower than those of the NHS3.