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Femalesb

 

 

 

 

 

 

9–13 yrs

1,039

3,019

43.9

1,943

23.5

1,553

14–18 yrs

1,250

2,980

42.0

1,970

23.1

1,513

19–30 yrs

914

3,062

46.6

1,964

28.3

1,559

31–50 yrs

1,350

3,021

40.4

1,898

21.5

1,592

51–70 yrs

1,251

2,773

35.8

1,681

18.0

1,649

> 70 yrs

787

2,397

38.3

1,506

20.1

1,591

Pregnant and lactating femalesc

711

3,465

55.2

2,256

30.5

1,536

Pregnant females

623

3,541

62.2

2,321

34.1

1,526

Lactating females

99

3,236

121.8

2,078

67.8

1,557

NOTES: d = day; mg = milligram; kcal = calorie; n = unweighted sample size; SE = standard error.

aIncludes salt added in food preparation and cooking.

bExcludes pregnant and lactating females (shown separately).

cIncludes 11 females who were pregnant and lactating.

SOURCE: NHANES 2003–2006.



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