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Table 1 DHS and Young Lives data sets analyzed

From: Using height-for-age differences (HAD) instead of height-for-age z-scores (HAZ) for the meaningful measurement of population-level catch-up in linear growth in children less than 5 years of age

Type of survey and country Survey Age range Observations included in the analyses
  (Year) (Months) (N) (Proportion of total)
DHS     
 Bangladesh 2011 0–59 7635 0.87
 Benin 2006 0–59 12126 0.75
 Ethiopia 2003 0–59 9450 0.81
 Guatemala 1999 0–59 3860 0.78
 India 2006 0–59 41327 0.80
 Peru 2012 0–59 9219 0.96
Young Lives     
 Ethiopia 2002 6–15 520 0.90
2006 55–59
 India 2002 6–18 240 0.93
2006 55–59
 Peru 2002 5–12 393 0.95
2006 53–59
 Vietnam 2002 4–15 332 0.94
2006 50–59