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Table 1 Demographic parameters of mothers and children

From: Factors Influencing Receipt of Iron Supplementation by Young Children and their Mothers in Rural India: Local and National Cross-Sectional Studies

  N Mean [95% CI]
Median [range]
Prevalence n (% [95% CI])
Mother
Age1 (years) 376 23.2 [22.8, 23.6]
Years of education2 377 7 [0, 15]
Literate3 374 260 (69.5 [64.8, 74.2])
Wealth Index1 403 17.9 [16.7, 18.9]
Currently Pregnant3 374 45 (12.0 [8.7, 15.3])
Anaemic3,4 358 225 (62.8 [57.8, 67.9]
Child
Age1 (months) 401 17.2 [16.8, 17.5]
Male3 403 203 (50.4 [45.5, 55.3])
Birth order2 377 2 [1, 5]
Hindu, non Scheduled Caste3 390 209 (53.6 [48.6, 58.6])
Hindu, Scheduled Caste3 390 99 (25.4 [21.0, 29.7])
Scheduled Tribe3 390 61 (15.6 [12.0, 19.0])
Muslim3 390 21 (5.4 [3.1, 7.6])
Anaemic3,5 399 300 (75.2 [70.9, 79.4])
  1. 1 Mean [95% CI]
  2. 2 Median [range]
  3. 3 Prevalence n (% [95% CI])
  4. 4 Haemoglobin < 12 g/dL (non pregnant), <11 g/dL (pregnant)
  5. 5 Haemoglobin < 11 g/dL