TABLE I-4Daily Vitamin B6 Intake (mg) by Québec Men and Women Aged 18 Years and Older; Mean and Selected Percentilesa

Gender and Age (y)Number of Examined PersonsMeanSelected Percentiles
25th50th75th
Males, 18–345752.111.701.992.27
Males, 35–491751.981.531.902.21
Males, 50–641011.891.491.792.07
Males, 65–741851.881.361.702.17
Females, 18–345931.411.181.321.48
Females, 35–492091.411.201.361.49
Females, 50–641141.521.231.401.52
Females, 65–741661.391.061.251.51
a

Percentiles were adjusted for intraindividual variability.

SOURCE: Santé Québec. 1995. Les Québécoises et les Québécois Mangent-Ils Mieux? Rapport de l'Enquête Québécoise sur la Nutrition, 1990. Montréal: Ministère de la Santé et des Services Sociaux, Gouvernement du Québec.

From: I, Daily Intakes of B Vitamins by Canadian Men and Women, 1990, 1993

Cover of Dietary Reference Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Biotin, and Choline
Dietary Reference Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Biotin, and Choline.
Institute of Medicine (US) Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes and its Panel on Folate, Other B Vitamins, and Choline.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 1998.
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