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Table 2 Presence of fragility fracture in Brazilian population, according to gender, age, nutritional supplements use and presence of osteoporosis.

From: Nutrient intakes related to osteoporotic fractures in men and women – The Brazilian Osteoporosis Study (BRAZOS)

   Fragility Fractures
   No Yes
Gender Male 603 (87%) 89 (13%)
  Female 1353 (84%) 241 (15%)
Age (years) 40 – 49 638 (88%) 88 (12%)
  50 – 59 397 (88%) 56 (12%)
  60 – 69 359 (85%) 62 (15%)
  70 – 79 411 (82%) 88 (18%) *
  ≥ 80 153 (81%) 36 (19%) *
Osteoporosis No 1809 (87%) 280 (13%)
  Yes 150 (75%) 50 (25%) *
  1. * p < 0.001