TABLE F-8 Serum Lycopene (µg/dL) of Persons Aged 4 Years and Older: Mean and Selected Percentiles, United States, NHANES III, 1988–1994

Sexa and Age, y

Number of Persons Examined

Selected Percentiles

   

Mean

1st

5th

Both sexes, 4–8

2,835

23.3

7.1

10.7

Standard error

 

0.3

0.9

0.5

M, 9–13

1,072

25.0

8.2

12.3

Standard error

 

0.6

0.9

0.6

M, 14–18

816

25.3

10.2

13.5

Standard error

 

0.4

0.6

0.4

M, 19–30

1,782

26.8

9.2

13.3

Standard error

 

0.5

0.4

0.4

M, 31–50

2,388

26.0

6.9

11.3

Standard error

 

0.4

0.5

0.5

M, 51–70

1,893

22.0

4.2

7.7

Standard error

 

0.4

0.3

0.3

M, 71+

1,188

15.5

2.7

4.7

Standard error

 

0.4

0.3

0.2

F, 9–13

1,094

24.4

9.7

12.6

Standard error

 

0.5

0.4

0.4

F, 14–18

937

23.4

8.7

11.9

Standard error

 

0.4

0.9

0.7

F, 19–30

2,028

24.8

7.9

11.7

Standard error

 

0.4

0.5

0.3

F, 31–50

2,839

22.9

6.5

10.0

Standard error

 

0.3

0.3

0.3

F, 51–70

1,955

20.9

4.3

7.4

Standard error

 

0.4

0.3

0.3

F, 71+

1,282

17.0

2.9

5.2

Standard error

 

0.4

0.2

0.3

All individuals

22,109

23.4

5.6

9.4

Standard error

 

0.2

0.2

0.2

a M = male, F = female.

SOURCE: Iowa State University Department of Statistics, 1999.



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