Table 2.

Calculated daily intake of dietary energy and nutrients

Nutrient Mean Minimum Maximum
Energy, kJ 9,8994,962 13,364
Protein, % 20 14 33
CHO, %56 48 69
Fat, % 23 10 32
SFA, g ⋅ 1,000 kcal−1 ⋅ day−1 7.6 2.912.6
MUFA, g ⋅ 1,000 kcal−1 ⋅ day−1 8.3 3.112.6
PUFA, g ⋅ 1,000 kcal−1 ⋅ day−1 4.6 2.37.4
Cholesterol, mg ⋅ 1,000  kcal−1 ⋅ day−1 109 66168
PUFA/SFA 0.65 0.32 0.99
Dietary fiber, g ⋅ 1,000  kcal−1 ⋅ day−1 9.04.0 27.5
Protein/CHO 0.36 0.26 0.59
Protein/fat 2.46 1.02 6.91
CHO/fat 6.473.36 15.89
  • Nutrient percent values are percentage of total energy per day. CHO, carbohydrate; SFA, saturated fatty acids; MUFA, monounsaturated fatty acids; PUFA, polyunsaturated fatty acids.