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Table 3 Child and maternal socio-demographic characteristics of study participants (Intervention = 117 and Control = 153)

From: Effectiveness of Baby Friendly Community Initiative (BFCI) on complementary feeding in Koibatek, Kenya: a randomized control study

  Intervention Control Overall (N = 270)
Child characteristics
 Gender of child
  Male 53 71 124 (45.9%)
  Female 64 82 146 (54.1%)
 Child’s age category
  6–12 months 50 92 142 (52.6%)
  13–23 months 67 61 128 (47.4%)
Maternal characteristics
 Age of mother
  <20 11 29 40 (14.8%)
  21–30 86 82 168 (62.2%)
  31–40 13 37 50 (18.5%)
  41–49 07 5 12 (4.4%)
 Marital status
  Married 107 147 254 (94.1%)
  Single 7 6 13 (4.8%)
  Separated 3 0 3 (1.1%)
 Religion
  Christian 114 106 220 (81.5%)
  Muslim 3 47 50 (18.5%)