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Table 4 Caregivers nutrition knowledge 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

Nutrition Knowledge Frequencies Percent (%)
Is able identify the optimum timing of complementary feeding
 No 2483 55.80
 Yes 1967 44.20
Is able identify to the first complementary food which should be consumed by infants
 No 4225 94.94
 Yes 225 5.06
Has know the optimum food of supplementary iron
 No 3185 71.57
 Yes 1265 28.43
Is able identify nutrient relate to anemia
 No 2522 56.67
 Yes 1928 43.33
Is able identify the optimum timing of breastfeeding
 No 3852 86.56
 Yes 598 13.44