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Germans, like many other Europeans, are vitamin D insufficient - only 12 percent have more than 30 ng - 2015

Vitamin D status of German adults - 2015

52% of adults have a deficient status (<30 <nmol/l) in wintertime,
30% more adults were deficient than 10 years earlier

Rabenberg M et al: BMC Public Health. 2015
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Note: Germany, like many other countries in 2016, considers 20 nanogram level of vitamin D to be adequate

Vitamin D levels around the world (2014)


click on chart for details and other regions of the world

Note: Germany does not permit sales of vitamin D dose > 1,000 IU (still as of 2016)

New Zealand and several other countries have similar restrictions
Many just order their vitamin D from other countries

See also VitaminDWiki

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