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Table 3 Socio-demographic characteristics and nutritional status of the acceptability study child participants

From: Child acceptability of a novel provitamin A carotenoid, iron and zinc-rich complementary food blend prepared from pumpkin and common bean in Uganda: a randomised control trial

Characteristics Participants (n = 70)
Socio-demographic
 Age (months), mean ± SD 12.3 ± 3.9
Gender
 Female, n (%) 38 (54.3)
 Male, n (%) 32 (45.7)
Nutritional status
 Wasted
  Yes, n (%) 5 (7.1)
  No, n (%) 65 (92.9)
 Underweight
  Yes, n (%) 8 (11.4)
  No, n (%) 62 (88.6)
 Stunting
  Yes n (%) 27 (38.6)
  No n (%) 43 (61.4)
  1. SD Standard deviation