Table 4

Dietary intake in males by age in the Personalized Medicine Research Project

Age Group

18-39

40-59

60+

N*

Mean

Median

N*

Mean

Median

N*

Mean

Median

K-W Test p-value

Total fat (g)

1105

99.2

85.9

1764

87.0

74.7

1515

69.6

61.9

< 0.001

Cholesterol (mg)

1105

304.0

258.1

1764

263.1

226.1

1515

214.9

186.8

< 0.001

Protein (g)

1105

106.0

91.1

1764

91.7

81.3

1515

71.2

64.4

< 0.001

Alcohol (g)

1105

21.4

5.1

1764

15.5

3.5

1515

10.2

1.8

< 0.001

Vitamin A (IU CSFII)

1105

9292.7

6715.6

1764

9490.8

7456.3

1515

8731.1

6842.3

< 0.001

Vitamin A (mcg RE CSFII)

1105

1442.2

1152.8

1764

1384.7

1201.5

1515

1270.6

1086.9

< 0.001

Vitamin E (mg ATE CSFII)

1105

10.9

8.8

1764

10.2

8.7

1515

9.0

7.8

< 0.001

Vitamin C (mg)

1105

157.3

113.0

1764

137.4

111.4

1515

125.8

107.5

< 0.034

Zinc (mg)

1105

16.3

14.0

1764

14.3

12.6

1515

11.6

10.3

< 0.001

Selenium (mcg)

1105

130.9

114.0

1764

116.1

102.4

1515

92.1

83.5

< 0.001

Total Vitamin A Activity (mcg)

1105

1048.6

862.2

1764

944.1

838.1

1515

848.5

733.7

< 0.001

Beta Carotene

1105

3111.2

1971.9

1764

3290.3

2335.0

1515

3035.9

2195.7

< 0.001

Lutein|Zeaxanthin (mcg NDS)

1105

2640.6

1740.4

1764

2368.8

1773.8

1515

2140.5

1544.8

< 0.001

Lycopene (mcg NDS R)

1105

10491

7941.1

1764

9438.5

6621.3

1515

7770.7

5163.8

< 0.001

Beta Carotene Equivalents (mcg)

1105

3571.6

2266.4

1764

3818.0

2697.1

1515

3521.6

2538.3

< 0.001

Vitamin E Total

1105

10.0

8.1

1764

9.3

8.0

1515

7.9

6.8

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin A (IU)

1105

1222.9

0.0

1764

2258.9

82.1

1515

2806.4

3571.4

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin A (mcg RAE)

1105

366.9

0.0

1764

677.7

24.6

1515

841.9

1071.4

< 0.001

Supp. Beta Carotene

1105

144.1

0.0

1764

264.9

9.9

1515

327.5

428.6

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin E

1105

11.6

0.0

1764

35.9

2.4

1515

50.5

20.1

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin C

1105

54.8

0.0

1764

106.3

17.1

1515

130.8

60.0

< 0.001

Supp. Zinc

1105

3.8

0.0

1764

6.6

0.0

1515

7.8

0.0

< 0.001

Supp. Selenium

1105

0.2

0.0

1764

1.2

0.0

1515

2.2

0.0

< 0.001

Supplement Users Only

Supp. Vitamin A (IU)

316

3059.8

3571.4

766

4229.3

5000.0

1075

4930.3

5000.0

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin A (mcg RAE)

316

917.9

1071.4

766

1268.8

1500.0

1075

1479.1

1500.0

< 0.001

Supp. Beta Carotene

312

360.5

428.6

763

494.1

600.0

1076

579.4

600.0

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin E

320

22.9

14.4

801

61.6

20.1

1147

83.4

20.1

< 0.001

Supp. Vitamin C

368

115.6

60.0

865

173.2

60.0

1187

212.1

60.0

< 0.001

Supp. Zinc (mg)

271

1.2

1.4

685

1.6

2.0

927

1.9

2.0

< 0.001

Supp. Selenium (mcg)

2

42.9

42.9

36

42.9

42.9

96

42.9

42.9

1.000


*N refers to the total number of participants per age group

Strobush et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:13   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-13

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