Table 2

Mean usual intake of DHA from foods (mg/day) in adults from NHANES 2003–2008
Usual Intake Percentile
Gender Age N Mean SE 10 25 50 75 90
All 19 + Years 14,338 63 2 21 32 50 79 119
All 19–50 + Years 7,585 63 2 20 31 50 80 120
All 51 + Years 6,753 62 2 21 32 50 78 116
Male 19 + Years 7,302 75 3 25 39 61 95 140
Male 19–50 + Years 3,944 77 3 26 40 63 98 145
Male 51 + Years 3,358 71 4 24 37 58 90 132
Female 19 + Years 7,036 51 2 18 27 42 64 94
Female 19–50 + Years 3,641 48 2 17 26 40 61 89
Female 51 + Years 3,395 54 3 19 29 45 68 100

Papanikolaou et al.

Papanikolaou et al. Nutrition Journal 2014 13:64   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-13-64

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