Table 2: Association between nutrient density for iron and dietary iron intake arranged according to the magnitude of nutrient density.

CountryReferenceDietary iron density (mg/10 MJ)Dietary iron intake (mg/day)

Lithuania[23]23.01192
Estonia[23]17.01111
Latvia[23]17.01122
France[26]15.8211.82
Spain[50]14.1111.11
Finland[25]14.0110.32
Belgium[17]13.1210.62
Denmark[22]11.929.82
Sweden[53]11.829.02

1Arithmetic mean; 2median; Spearman’s rho = 0.91, .