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Table 2 Nutritional status of the mothers

From: Socioeconomic determinants of malnutrition among mothers in the Amoron’i Mania region of Madagascar: a cross-sectional study

Nutritional status (n = 670) Mean [95% CI] % [95% CI]
Weight (kg) 48.1 [47.5–48.6]  
Height (cm) 151.9 [151.4–152.3]  
  < 145   8.8 [6.9–11.2]
MUAC (mm) 250.5 [248.7–252.3]  
  < 220   8.7 [6.7–11.0]
BMI (kg/m2) 20.8 [20.6–21.0]  
  < 18.5   17.0 [14.3–20.1]
 18.5–24.9   76.0 [72.6–79.1]
 25–29.9   5.8 [4.3–7.9]
  ≥ 30   1.2 [0.6–2.4]
  1. CI confidence interval, MUAC Mid Upper Arm Circumference, BMI Body Mass Index