LIDNS: Life Stage and Iron Intake
Percentage of those with intakes below the LRNI
Intakes from food sources only were compared with Lower Reference Nutrient
Intakes for the relevant age group and sex
“Lower Reference Nutrient Intake – an amount of the nutrient that is enough for
only the few people in a group who have low needs”.
~2.5% of the population
Prevalence of low intake may be slightly overestimated by the methods used