Table 1: Hemoglobin values according to age range, Dourados, MS, Brazil, 2009.

Hemoglobin values (g/dL or g%)*Younger than 1 year oldFrom 1 to 15 years oldOlder than 15 years old
N    %N    %N     %

6.5–7.9 1   7.7 —   — 1    0.3
8.0–9.4 2   15.4 2   2.1 2    0.6
9.5–10.9 3   23.1 14   14.7 12    3.4
11.0–12.4 7   53.8 36   37.9 63    17.8
12.5–13.9 —   — 39   41.1 135    38.1
14.0–15.4 —   — 3   3.2 115    32.5
15.5–16.9 —   — 1   1.1 24    6.8
17.0–18.4 —   — —   — 2    0.6

Total 13   100 95   100 354    100

*g/dL: grams per deciliter of blood.