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Table 4 Nutrition status among children under-five years in the Gaza Strip

From: Anemia among children aged 2–5 years in the Gaza Strip- Palestinian: a cross sectional study

Variables n = 357 (%)
Hemoglobin concentration*  
Normal Hemoglobin (g/dl) ≥11.0 g/dl 144 (40.3)
Mild anemia (10.0-10.9) g/dl 166 (46.5)
Moderate anemia (7.0-9.9) g/dl 47 (13.2)
Weight for age**  
Normal-1.0-to 2.0 267 (74.8)
Underweight < −1.0 74 (24.4)
Overweight > 2.0 3 (0.8)
Height for age**  
Normal-1.0-to 2.0 170 (47.6)
Stunting < −1.0 187 (52.4)
Weight for height**  
Normal-1.0-to ≤2.0 311 (87.1)
Wasting < −1.0 30 (8.4)
High > 2.0 16 (4.5)
  1. * WHO [11].
  2. ** WHO [10].