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Table 2 Anthropometric measurements of the of pregnant mothers (n=314) in central Arsi, rural Ethiopia

From: Pregnant mothers have limited knowledge and poor dietary diversity practices, but favorable attitude towards nutritional recommendations in rural Ethiopia: evidence from community-based study

Anthropometric Characteristic Number Percent
Maternal height
 < 150 cm 12 3.2
 > = 145 cm 362 96.8
 Mean +/-SD 158.68 5.32
Maternal weight
 < 45 kg 42 11.4
 > =45 kg 326 88.6
 Mean +/-SD 52.29 6.74
Maternal MUAC
 < 23 cm 173 46.3
 ≥ 23 cm 201 53.7
 Mean +/-SD 22.72 1.61