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Table 2 Percent of PW meeting iodine intake standards stratified by the taking of supplements

From: Low intake of iodized salt and iodine containing supplements among pregnant women with apparently insufficient iodine status - time to change policy?

 N≥220 μg iodine/day (IOM standard)≥250 μg iodine/day (WHO standard)
Total10541%31%
Taking supplements containing iodine5571%55%
Not taking supplements containing iodine508%6%
P value .00.00
  1. IOM [11, 30]
  2. PW Pregnant Women, IOM Institiue of Medicien, WHO World Health Organization