New Zealand

Food Composition Database

Data Source Code List

Source codeSource*
b UK/National Nutrient Databank/McCance and Widdowson's The Composition of Foods integrated dataset (Co FIDS)
cCalculated by FIMS after data entry
dDerived from published sources
gData estimated based on the ingredients or related food
h, s, jPacific Islands Food Composition Tables and publications
lAnalytical value less than the limit of detection/quantitation
mManufacturers supplied data
oOther overseas databases:
Health Canada – Canadian Nutrient File (CNF)
Danish Food Composition Databank
Finnish Food Composition Database-FINELI
Food Composition Database for Epidemiological Studies in Italy
Health Promotion Board-Nutrient Composition of Foods
pPresumed zero
rValue derived from a related food (imputed)
uUSDA National Nutrient Database
vFood Composition Table for Use in Africa
wValue derived from sample with unknown dry matter/water; may not be directly related to water value presented
xNo confidence in selected value
yAustralian Aboriginal Foods
zNew Zealand analytical data

*New Zealand FOODFiles 2016 Manual