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Table 1 Prevalence of stunting among primary school children in Lahore, Pakistan

From: Prevalence and socio-demographic correlates of stunting and thinness among Pakistani primary school children

Prevalence n % (95% CI) Mean Height (SD) cm Mean Height-for-age z-score (SD)
Severe stunting (< -3 SD) 21 1.1 (0.7-1.6) 114.8 (12.2) -3.7 (0.7)
Stunting (< -2 SD) 152 8.2 (6.9-9.4) 118.9 (9.6) -2.6 (0.6)
Mild stunting (< -1 SD) 341 18.3 (16.6-20.1) 123.1 (9.8) -1.4 (0.3)
Total 1860 100 128.4 (11.4) -0.2 (1.3)