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Table 3 Feeding practice of children 6 to 23 months of age in the previous 24 h (n = 4450)

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

Feeding Practice Frequencies Percent (%)
Breastfeeding
 No 3205 72.02
 Yes 1245 27.98
Consume water, soup, rice soup
 No 336 7.55
 Yes 4114 92.45
Consume sugary drink
 No 3160 71.01
 Yes 1290 28.99
Consume infant formula and frequencies
 0 1951 43.84
 1 to 2 1381 31.03
 3 613 13.78
 4 or more 505 11.35
Consume milk powder and frequencies
 0 3698 83.10
 1 to 2 474 10.65
 3 161 3.62
 4 or more 117 2.63
Consume yoghourt and frequencies
 0 4141 93.06
 1 to 2 279 6.27
 3 12 0.27
 4 or more 18 0.40
Consume solid/ semisolid food and frequencies
 0 329 7.39
 1 to 2 1289 28.97
 3 1715 38.54
 4 or more 1117 25.10
Consume nutrient sachet and frequencies*
 0 1773 39.84
 1 to 2 302 6.79
 3 201 4.52
 4 or more 2174 48.85
  1. *Consume nutrient sachet in the prior week