Table of Daily Values

From: Health Canada


This document is a two-part table that sets out the recommended amounts of nutrients (the daily value) for specific age groups. These are the reference points upon which the % daily value in the nutrition facts table are based.

Part 1 of the table sets out the daily values for macronutrients and sodium for two age groups.

Part 2 of the table sets out the daily values for vitamin and mineral nutrients for three different age groups.

This document is incorporated by reference in the Food and Drug Regulations.

Who this document is for

  • food industry
  • other interested stakeholders
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