Skip to main content

Table 4 Nutritional status basing on prevalence of diarrhea in the previous 2 weeks

From: Nutritional status of children 7–36 months old from millet consuming communities of Masindi District, Western Uganda

Nutritional status Diarrhea in the last 2 weeks OR (95% CI)
Yes
(n) %
No
(n) %
Stunted 124 (63.9) 70 (36.1) 1.437 (1.015–2.035),
Normal 244 (55.2) 198 (44.8) p = 0.025
Underweight 53 (71.6) 21 (28.4) 1.979 (1.162–3.369),
Normal 315 (56.0) 247 (44.0) p = 0.007
Wasted 25 (53.2) 22 (46.8) 0.815 (0.449–1.479),
Normal 343 (58.2) 246 (41.8) p = 0.300