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Table 2 Health status of children 6 to 23 months of age(n = 4450)

From: Prevalence and risk factors of anemia among children aged 6–23 months in Huaihua, Hunan Province

Characteristic Frequencies Percent (%)
Gestational age
 Term 4270 95.96
 Premature 180 4.04
Birth weight
 Normal 4279 96.16
 Low birth weight 171 3.84
Fever in the previous 2 weeks
 No 3623 81.42
 Yes 827 18.58
Diarrhea in the previous 2 weeks
 No 3907 87.80
 Yes 543 12.20