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Table 3 A comparison of measured and fitted lengths/heights at different ages

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

Age in months Number of children Mean measured length/height (cms) Mean fitted length/height (cms) Mean difference
(95% c.i.)
1 10,028 52.2 52.7 0.48 (0.46, 0.51)
6 15,193 64.4 64.2 −0.22 (−0.24, −0.20)
12 15,094 71.1 71.4 0.26 (0.24, 0.28)
24 11,822 80.2 80.1 −0.09 (−0.11, −0.07)
60 1809 98.37 98.39 0.02 (−0.00, 0.04)