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Table 3 Distribution of the CS-ICFI components at different time points

From: A summary index of infant and child feeding practices is associated with child growth in urban Shanghai

Components score Visit 1 [n(%)] Visit 2 [n(%)] Visit 3 [n(%)] P valuea
Breastfeeding
Yes   88 (48.89) 12 (6.67) 3 (1.67) <0.0001
Food consistency
Low 0/+1 105 (58.33) 79 (43.89) 10 (5.56) <0.0001
High +2 75 (41.67) 101 (56.11) 170 (94.44)  
Feeding frequency
Low 0/+1 19 (10.56) 54 (30.00) 0 (0.00) <0.0001
High +2/+3 161 (89.44) 126 (70.00) 180 (100.00)  
Food group frequency
Low 0/+1 97 (53.89) 1 (0.56) 3 (1.67) <0.0001
High +2/+3 83 (46.11) 179 (99.44) 177 (98.33)  
Dietary diversity
Low 0/+1 66 (36.67) 9 (5.00) 18 (10.00) <0.0001
High +2 144 (63.33) 171 (95.00) 162 (90.00)  
  1. aChi-square test.