TABLE H-4aEstimated Vitamin D Intake (IU/day) in the United States from Food and Dietary Supplements, NHANES 2005–2006

DRI Sex/
Age Group
MeanPercentile
1st5th25th50th75th95th99th
M 1–3Est.
[S.E.]
364
[16]
48
[16]
108
[20]
220
[16]
332
[20]
484
[28]
804
[80]
884
[48]
M 4–8Est.
[S.E.]
372
[16]
68
[32]
124
[20]
224
[12]
312
[28]
488
[36]
776
[24]
996
[128]
M 9–13Est.
[S.E.]
300
[28]
56
[12]
92
[20]
172
[16]
244
[12]
332
[52]
600
[40]
856
[2236]
M 14–18Est.
[S.E.]
276
[20]
32
[4]
48
[12]
112
[12]
232
[24]
368
[40]
704
[72]
972
[100]
M 19–30Est.
[S.E.]
264
[16]
28
[8]
52
[12]
100
[12]
192
[20]
368
[24]
712
[76]
1024
[156]
M 31–50Est.
[S.E.]
316
[12]
40
[4]
72
[8]
144
[12]
256
[24]
448
[24]
724
[24]
1000
[124]
M 51–70Est.
[S.E.]
352
[16]
44
[12]
64
[8]
136
[12]
260
[20]
528
[24]
780
[96]
988
[352]
M 71+Est.
[S.E.]
428
[28]
60
[16]
108
[12]
196
[20]
336
[32]
596
[20]
844
[112]
1552
[1800]
F 1–3Est.
[S.E.]
336
[16]
72
[20]
128
[24]
208
[24]
304
[32]
416
[24]
676
[44]
864
[76]
F 4–8Est.
[S.E.]
316
[24]
64
[16]
104
[12]
176
[16]
256
[16]
392
[56]
672
[60]
1888
[952]
F 9–13Est.
[S.E.]
308
[40]
36
[24]
64
[28]
132
[28]
216
[24]
356
[76]
756
[160]
1024
[2268]
F 14–18Est.
[S.E.]
200
[20]
28
[8]
44
[12]
84
[20]
144
[12]
252
[40]
568
[44]
696
[72]
F 19–30Est.
[S.E.]
232
[12]
16
[8]
32
[12]
84
[12]
156
[16]
308
[20]
640
[72]
996
[140]
F 31–50Est.
[S.E.]
308
[20]
24
[4]
36
[4]
104
[12]
232
[20]
472
[36]
784
[60]
984
[88]
F 51–70Est.
[S.E.]
404
[40]
36
[8]
64
[12]
136
[16]
308
[36]
560
[28]
936
[88]
2908
[1544]
F 71+Est.
[S.E.]
400
[20]
32
[12]
80
[8]
148
[12]
356
[36]
572
[32]
940
[28]
1296
[128]

SOURCE: Personal communication, K. Dodd, NIH/NCI, November 17, 2009.

From: H, Estimated Intakes of Calcium and Vitamin D from National Surveys

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Dietary Reference Intakes for Calcium and Vitamin D.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee to Review Dietary Reference Intakes for Vitamin D and Calcium; Ross AC, Taylor CL, Yaktine AL, et al., editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2011.
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