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Table 4 Individual dietary diversity score of children in Ekumfi Narkwa by age

From: Dietary diversity and nutritional adequacy of under-fives in a fishing community in the central region of Ghana

  Age groups (months)   
Individual Dietary Diversity Score 6–11 12–23 24–35 36–47 48–59 Frequency (%)
N = 250
 0 4 2 0 0 0 6 (2.4)
 1 7 2 1 1 0 11 (4.4)
 2 9 9 8 1 5 32 (12)
 3 8 27 24 14 10 83 (33.2)
 4 6 25 25 13 6 75 (30)
 5 3 8 7 9 3 30 (12)
 6 0 5 6 0 0 11 (4.4)
 7 0 0 1 1 0 2 (0.8)
Total 37 78 72 39 24 250
Minimum DDS (%) 24.3 48.7 54.2 59.0 37.5 47.2