Table 3.16 The Mean Intakes ± SEMs of Linoleic Acid (LA, 18:2n-6), Respondents With a History of CVD Compared to Those Without CVD, NHANES III (1988-94)

Linoleic acid (LA, 18:2n-6)
CVDNon-CVDCVDNon-CVD
Mean (g/d)SEMMean (g/d)SEMMean (%kcal/d)SEMMean (%kcal/d)SEM
Total12.580.475315.160.23555.800.09545.960.0536
 Male15.120.824317.960.33905.870.12635.800.0598
 Female9.640.281512.670.19805.730.13436.100.0729
Non-Hispanic White
 Total13.060.619615.200.27985.980.11785.960.0663
 Male15.621.059618.170.41586.060.16995.820.0739
 Female9.760.373312.570.22455.880.18036.080.0844
Non-Hispanic Black
 Total11.710.520115.420.25215.600.13786.090.0687
 Male13.960.758317.850.37125.620.16925.790.0613
 Female9.620.495513.520.27145.570.18116.330.0999
Mexican-American
 Total11.360.497015.920.28145.790.14696.160.0706
 Male11.280.626318.570.34435.170.26556.060.0874
 Female11.440.705613.050.30756.460.29436.260.0819
Other
 Total10.271.304913.880.54464.430.41215.670.1486
 Male13.472.940215.650.66884.160.79055.440.2131
 Female8.020.719012.210.77374.620.42655.880.2396

From: Summary Tables

Cover of Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Cardiovascular Disease
Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Cardiovascular Disease.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 94.
Wang C, Chung M, Lichtenstein A, et al.

NCBI Bookshelf. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.