TABLE F-3 Dietary Reference Intakes Used for Assessing Intakes of WIC-Eligible Subgroups, Selected Macronutrients

 

Dietary Component

Participant Category

Food Energy (kcal/d)

Protein (% of food energy)

Infants, 0 through 5 mo

EER or AI*

570 (3 mo M)

520 (3 mo F)

ND

Infants, 6 through 11 mo

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, or AI*

743 (9 mo M)

676 (9 mo F)

ND

Children, 1 through 3 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

1046 (2 y M)

992 (2 y F)

5–20†

Children, 4 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

1742 (6 y M)

1642 (6 y F)

10–30†

Females, 14 through 18 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2368 (16 y)

10–30†

Females, 19 through 44 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2403 (19 y)

10–35†

Pregnant females, < 19 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2368 (1st trimester)

2708 (2nd trimester)

2820 (3rd trimester)

10–30†

Pregnant females, 19 through 44 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2403 (1st trimester)

2743 (2nd trimester)

2855 (3rd trimester)

10–35†

Lactating females, < 19 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2698 (1st 6 mo)

2768 (2nd 6 mo)

10–30†

Lactating females, 19 through 44 y

EAR

 

 

EER, RDA, AI* or AMDR†

2733 (1st 6 mo)

2803 (2nd 6 mo)

10–35†



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