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Table 2 Growth retardation in 0–18 month-old infants by anemia status in rural Shaanxi province, China, 2010

From: Anemia, malnutrition and their correlations with socio-demographic characteristics and feeding practices among infants aged 0–18 months in rural areas of Shaanxi province in northwestern China: a cross-sectional study

Variable Anemic Non-anemic Odds ratio
(n = 118) (n = 218) (95% CI)
Underweight
 Yes (n = 108) 53 55 2.42(1.50-3.88)
 No (n = 228) 65 163 1.00
Stunting
 Yes (n = 133) 56 77 1.65(1.05-2.61)
 No (n = 203) 62 141 1.00
Wasting
 Yes (n = 38) 22 16 2.89(1.45-5.76)
 No (n = 298) 96 202 1.00