Table 3 Percentage of children with T1DM in the specified age groups meeting the RDI requirement (≥80% RDI) for micronutrient intake compared to the National Nutritional data10, 18

From: An audit of the dietary intake of Australian children with type 1 diabetes

  T1D NNS T1D NNS T1D NNS T1D NNS
Age group 2–3 years 4–8 years 9–13 years ≥14 years
Thiamine 89 100 100 100 99 100 91 97
Riboflavin 89 100 100 100 99 100 95 99
Niacin equiv 67 100 100 100 100 100 97 100
Vitamin C 89 96 97 99 99 99 95 99
Folate 89 100 96 100 83 94 39 79
Vitamin A 78 100 99 99 97 94 70 83
Sodium 89 NR 100 NR 100 NR 99 NR
Potassium 78 NR 94 NR 94 NR 79 NR
Magnesium 89 100 99 100 98 94 63 55
Calcium 89 99 95 89 89 55 56 38
Phosphorus 89 100 100 100 94 88 91 93
Iron 33 99 91 100 98 99 68 94
Zinc 89 100 100 100 100 100 88 93
  1. NR not recorded