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Table 2 height, weight and head circumference differences between normal and stunted female children from birth to age 7 y

From: Growth retardation among children in southern Iran: a 7-year population based cohort study

  Height (cm) Weight (gr) Head circumference (cm)
Age (month) Difference between groups CI95% P. v Difference between groups CI95% P. v Difference between groups CI95% P. v
Birth – 2 month (m) −0.53 (− 1.68 to 0.62) 0.36 − 142.96 (− 271.83 to − 14.08) 0.03 −0.79 (− 1.56 to − 0.01) 0.04
2–4 m − 0.72 (−2.01 to 0.56) 0.26 − 234.37 (− 416.93 to − 51.81) 0.01 − 0.59 (− 1.42 to 0.22) 0.15
4–6 m − 0.68 (− 2.06 to 0.70) 0.33 − 311.09 (− 569.99 to − 52.19) 0.01 −0.79 (− 1.62 to 0.03) 0.06
6–9 m 0.09 (−1.34 to 1.54) 0.89 --289.40 (− 556.27 to − 22.52) 0.03 −0.81 (− 1.66 to 0.036) 0.06
9–12 m 0.97 (0.20 to 1.73) 0.01 − 247.71 (− 561.41 to 65.98) 0.12 −0.31 (− 0.67 to 0.05) 0.09
1–2 year (y) 0.61 (−0.18 to 1.41) 0.13 −137.19 (− 450.52 to 176.13) 0.38 −0.17 (−0.51 to 0.17) 0.32
2–3 y 0.93 (−0.11 to 1.98) 0.08 − 181.43 (− 586.30 to 223.43) 0.37    
3–4 y 1.90 (0.71 to 3.09) 0.002 −18.57 (− 544.46 to 507.31) 0.94    
4–5 y 3.10 (1.85 to 4.35) <0.001 87.11 (− 465.52 to 639.74) 0.75    
5–6 y 5.64 (4.46 to 6.82) < 0.001 − 14.06 (− 670.00 to 641.88) 0.96    
6–7 y 7.01 (5.97 to 8.05) < 0.001 119.27 (− 631.02 to 869.56) 0.75    
7 y 8.11 (7.24 to 8.97) < 0.001 283.21 (− 457.54 to 1023.97) 0.45    
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