Table 2
Example calculations showing the variation of the thyroid dose according to date of birth and place of residence of the individual considered.

Place of residence

 Thyroid dose estimate (rad)



 

 Father,
born
9/15/1927

Mother,
born
10/10/1929

Child,
born
10/1/1951

Child,
born
9/15/1952

Child,
born
11/28/1956

Child,
born
9/5/1958


Los Angeles, CA

0.03

0.03

0.3

0.06

0.02

0.002

Salt Lake City, UT

1.3

1.4

10.

8.9

5.5

0.1

Denver, CO

1.1

1.1

10.

8.9

5.5

0.2

Chicage, IL

0.7

0.7

6.6

5.8

2.9

0.04

Tampa, FL

0.3

0.3

1.7

0.8

2.2

0.003

New York, NY

0.5

0.6

5.0

3.8

2.2

0.01

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