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Usual Intake of Oils

Table 36 includes the mean, standard error of the mean, and percentiles of the distribution of intake; Appendix Table A36 provides percentile values (rounded) and their standard errors.

Table 36. Oils: Mean (standard error) and percentiles3 of usual intake, 2001-2004
 Age
(years)
N1 Grams
Mean (SE)25%10%25%50%75%90%95%
Children 1-315158.6 (0.28)3.434.205.767.9610.7513.8015.84
4-8170114.2 (0.58)6.517.7310.1513.4317.4821.7124.70
Males 9-13106119.2 (0.71)6.698.4112.1817.5424.5232.1637.61
14-18142422.4 (0.97)8.1010.2314.5420.6428.4636.7242.56
19-30110021.2 (0.86)7.499.4413.6019.4926.8735.1440.77
31-50146622.9 (0.76)8.5110.5914.9921.1128.8337.3943.04
51-70125220.5 (0.81)7.419.3413.2518.8525.8933.8239.14
71+83216.4 (0.74)5.607.1210.3114.9020.9227.6132.44
19+465021.3 (0.51)7.579.5313.6319.5326.9835.1740.87
Females 9-13111216.4 (0.52)5.807.2810.4615.0420.8927.3431.77
14-18136218.0 (0.54)6.508.1311.5616.4322.7229.7134.59
19-30132417.1 (0.58)6.067.6710.9015.6321.6528.3632.94
31-50159517.7 (0.61)6.408.0411.3616.1922.3829.2733.79
51-70128417.5 (0.48)6.307.9311.2816.0222.1928.9033.65
71+86014.2 (0.58)4.796.138.8612.9018.1623.9828.14
19+506317.1 (0.34)6.067.6010.8915.6121.6928.4533.13
All Persons 1+1788818.3 (0.28)6.127.7811.3116.5323.3631.1036.57
1: Number of persons in sample.
2: Standard error of the mean (df=30).
3: Standard errors of the percentiles are presented in Appendix Table A36.
Table A36. Oils: Percentiles (and standard errors) of usual intake, 2001-2004
 Age
(years)
Grams
5% (SE)110% (SE)25% (SE)50% (SE)75% (SE)90% (SE)95% (SE)
Children 1-33.4 (0.46)4.2 (0.43)5.8 (0.34)8.0 (0.24)10.7 (0.47)13.8 (0.94)15.8 (1.30)
4-86.5 (0.73)7.7 (0.68)10.2 (0.54)13.4 (0.49)17.5 (0.88)21.7 (1.54)24.7 (2.06)
Males 9-136.7 (0.66)8.4 (0.70)12.2 (0.74)17.5 (0.75)24.5 (0.85)32.2 (1.22)37.6 (1.60)
14-188.1 (0.75)10.2 (0.80)14.5 (0.85)20.6 (0.95)28.5 (1.24)36.7 (1.70)42.6 (2.15)
19-307.5 (0.83)9.4 (0.87)13.6 (0.90)19.5 (0.93)26.9 (1.01)35.1 (1.30)40.8 (1.62)
31-508.5 (0.73)10.6 (0.74)15.0 (0.75)21.1 (0.76)28.8 (0.99)37.4 (1.48)43.0 (1.89)
51-707.4 (0.53)9.3 (0.54)13.2 (0.54)18.8 (0.70)25.9 (1.15)33.8 (1.79)39.1 (2.28)
71+5.6 (0.53)7.1 (0.57)10.3 (0.60)14.9 (0.69)20.9 (0.97)27.6 (1.48)32.4 (1.92)
19+7.6 (0.59)9.5 (0.59)13.6 (0.55)19.5 (0.50)27.0 (0.71)35.2 (1.22)40.9 (1.69)
Females 9-135.8 (0.51)7.3 (0.52)10.5 (0.50)15.0 (0.50)20.9 (0.68)27.3 (1.11)31.8 (1.43)
14-186.5 (0.58)8.1 (0.58)11.6 (0.55)16.4 (0.52)22.7 (0.70)29.7 (1.17)34.6 (1.56)
19-306.1 (0.59)7.7 (0.60)10.9 (0.60)15.6 (0.59)21.7 (0.72)28.4 (1.06)32.9 (1.36)
31-506.4 (0.55)8.0 (0.56)11.4 (0.55)16.2 (0.59)22.4 (0.79)29.3 (1.25)33.8 (1.58)
51-706.3 (0.60)7.9 (0.62)11.3 (0.57)16.0 (0.53)22.2 (0.58)28.9 (0.90)33.7 (1.24)
71+4.8 (0.44)6.1 (0.45)8.9 (0.48)12.9 (0.55)18.2 (0.76)24.0 (1.17)28.1 (1.50)
19+6.1 (0.50)7.6 (0.49)10.9 (0.44)15.6 (0.35)21.7 (0.47)28.5 (0.88)33.1 (1.27)
All 1+6.1 (0.32)7.8 (0.31)11.3 (0.28)16.5 (0.27)23.4 (0.43)31.1 (0.78)36.6 (1.10)
1: Standard error of the percentile.

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Usual Intake of Oils. Applied Research Program Web site. National Cancer Institute. http://appliedresearch.cancer.gov/diet/usualintakes/pop/2001-04/oils.html. Updated April 2, 2014. Accessed June 30, 2015.

Last Modified: 02 Apr 2014