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Table 3 Levels of malnutrition among underfive children

From: An investigation on factors associated with malnutrition among underfive children in Nakaseke and Nakasongola districts, Uganda

Malnutrition Index Overall status (%) Nakaseke (n = 54) Nakasongola (n = 50)
Stunting 38.5 23 (42.6 %) 17 (34.0 %)
Wasting 16.5 12 (22.2 %) 5 (10.2 %)
Underweight 13.5 9 (16.7) 5 (10.0 %)