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Table 4 Prevalence of low weight-for-height (wasting) in 310 pastoral Fulani children, by sex and age group.

From: Prevalence of malnutrition among settled pastoral Fulani children in Southwest Nigeria

Age Group (months) Sex Number below Cut-off (-2 SD) Number in age Group Percentage below Cut-off
6–11.99 Boys 0 1 0.0
  Girls 0 2 0.0
  Combined 0 3 0.0
12–23.99 Boys 4 14 28.6
  Girls 1 10 10
  Combined 5 24 20.8
24–35.99 Boys 0 2 0.0
  Girls 4 17 23.5
  Combined 4 19 21.1
36–47.99 Boys 1 16 6.3
  Girls 0 10 0.0
  Combined 1 26 3.8
48–59.99 Boys 3 15 20.0
  Girls 1 16 6.3
  Combined 4 31 12.9
60–71.99 Boys 0 17 0.0
  Girls 2 9 22.2
  Combined 2 26 7.7
72–83.99 Boys 6 22 27.3
  Girls 4 17 23.5
  Combined 10 39 25.6
84–95.99 Boys 5 13 38.5
  Girls 0 25 0.0
  Combined 5 38 13.2
96–107.99 Boys 3 18 16.7
  Girls 3 15 20.0
  Combined 6 33 18.2
108–119.99 Boys 0 7 0.0
  Girls 3 15 20.0
  Combined 3 22 13.6
> 120 Boys 4 26 15.4
  Girls 1 23 4.3
  Combined 5 49 10.2
Total Boys 26 151 17.2
  Girls 19 159 11.9
  Combined 45 310 14.5