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Table 2 Data sources, numbers of children and numbers of length/height measurements contributing to the analysis

From: Modelling stunting in LiST: the effect of applying smoothing to linear growth data

Data source   Number of children retained in the analysis Number of records retained in the analysis
Pakistan MNP trial 2153 22,623
Nepal NNIPS-1 3723 24,830
Jivita (Bangladesh) 7873 47,238
Zvitambo (Zimbabwe) 3355 25,397
Cebu (Philippines) 2307 26,159
Multi-country database Peru 1985a 519 7850
Peru 1989a 192 2704
Peru 1995a 224 5031
Brazil 1989a 106 715
Guinea-Bissau 1987a 397 3110
Guinea-Bissau 1996a 684 7716
Bangladesh 1993a 253 5408
Total   21,786 178,786
  1. aData sources contributing to the 2013 Lancet Nutrition series