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Table 2 Prevalence of stunting, wasting and underweight by age groups and sex (n = 497)

From: Growth and development of children aged 1–5 years in low-intensity armed conflict areas in Southern Thailand: a community-based survey

Age group Underweight (%) Stunting (%) Wasting (%)
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
12–23 months 15.5 18.6 12.3 31.0 30.5 31.6 10.3 15.3 5.3
23–35 months 19.7 19.7 19.6 26.0 23.9 28.6 4.7 5.6 3.6
36–47 months 22.7 21.5 23.8 32.0 34.9 29.2 7.8 9.5 6.2
48–60 months 19.0 18.8 19.4 21.4 21.9 21.0 7.1 6.2 8.1
Total 19.3 20.2 18.3 27.6 27.6 27.5 7.4 8.9 5.8