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Table 3 Contribution to Energy from macronutrients

From: A pilot study of Aboriginal health promotion from an ecological perspective

Macronutrient contribution to total energy suggested Suggested target*
  2005 2006  
protein 9.7% 13.5% 15-25%
total fat 37.3% 31.9% 20-35%
saturated fat 15.8% 13.6% <10%
carbohydrate 53.0% 54.7% 45-65%
sugars 31.4% 23.3% n/a
  1. *[36].