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Table 1 Characteristics of sample children

From: Energy and macronutrient intakes in preschool children in urban areas of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Characteristic Boys (N = 333) Girls (N = 337) Total (N = 670)
  % 95% CI % 95% CI % 95% CI
Age in months       
48–53 37.9 30.2, 46.3 33.0 28.5, 37.8 35.4 31.1, 40.0
54–59 42.5 35.1, 50.3 46.5 40.8, 52.4 44.5 39.4, 50.0
60–63 19.6 15.9, 23.9 20.5 15.5, 26.6 20.1 17.0, 23.5
Ethnicity       
Vietnamese 85.1 71.4, 92.9 82.8 72.3, 89.9 83.9 72.3, 91.2
Chinese 14.9 7.1, 28.7 17.2 10.1, 27.7 16.1 8.7, 27.7
Household wealth       
Poorest 33.6 27.9, 41.1 33.5 23.6, 54.1 225 26.9, 41.6
Middle 30.3 25.7, 35.3 35.9 29.5, 44.2 222 29.1, 38.1
Wealthiest 36.1 29.7, 41.8 30.6 22.5, 38.8 223 26.8, 39.3