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TABLE I-4 Iron Requirement Distribution for 14–18-Year-Old Females (mg/d)

Percentile

0.025

0.05

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.4

0.5

0.6

0.7

0.8

0.9

0.95

0.975

Requirement

4.63

5.06

5.61

6.31

6.87

7.39

7.91

8.43

9.15

10.03

11.54

13.08

14.8

NOTE: mg/d = milligrams/day.

TABLE I-5 Iron Requirement Distribution for 9–13-Year-Old Females (mg/d)

Percentile

0.025

0.05

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.4

0.5

0.6

0.7

0.8

0.9

0.95

0.975

Requirement

3.24

3.6

4.04

4.59

4.98

5.33

5.66

6.0

6.36

6.78

7.38

7.88

8.34

NOTE: mg/d = milligrams/day.

TABLE I-6 Estimated Iron Requirement Distribution for 11–13-Year-Old Females (mg/d)

Percentile

0.025

0.05

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.4

0.5

0.6

0.7

0.8

0.9

0.95

0.975

Requirement

4.18

4.61

5.16

5.86

6.42

6.94

7.46

7.98

8.70

9.58

11.1

12.6

14.35

NOTE: mg/d = milligrams/day.



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