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Table 5 Nutrition status of Syrian children in Jordan, Lebanon, and Iraq from other studies/reports

From: Nutritional profile of Syrian refugee children before resettlement

Country Location/ setting Author (Reference no.) Year of survey Wasting Stunting Overweight Age (mo)
N % (95% CI) N % (95% CI) N % (95% CI)
Jordan Overall UNICEF [22] 2014 804 1.0 779 13.0 804 2.8 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2014 896 1.0 896 13.6 < 60
   UNHCR [23] 2016 1282 2.1 1268 12.3 1282 1.4 6 to 59
  Zaatari camp UNICEF [22] 2014 325 1.2 (0.5, 3.2) 312 17.0 (11.7, 24.0) 325 3.1 (1.6, 5.7) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2014 355 1.2 (0.5, 3.2) 355 16.7 (11.6, 23.4) < 60
   UNHCR [23] 2016 377 2.7 (1.4, 5.0) 373 11.3 (8.5, 15.2) 377 1.6 (0.7, 3.4) 6 to 59
  Azraq camp UNHCR [23] 2016 418 1.9 (0.9, 4.2) 411 19.2 (16.0, 22.9) 418 1.0 (0.4, 2.5) 6 to 59
  Out-camp UNICEF [22] 2014 479 0.8 (0.3, 2.2) 467 9.0 (6.5, 12.3) 479 2.5 (1.4, 4.5) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2014 541 0.8 (0.3, 2.2) 541 10.5 (7.6, 14.4) < 60
   UNHCR 2016 487 1.8 (1.0, 3.4) 484 6.4 (4.4, 9.3) 487 1.6 (0.8, 3.2) 6 to 59
Lebanon Overall UNICEF [26] 2013 1384 5.9 (4.8, 7.1) 1384 17.3 (15.1, 19.7) 6 to 59
  Hossain [24] 2013 1535 2.2 1535 19.1 < 60
  North UNICEF [26] 2013 360 6.7 (4.6, 9.5) 360 17.2 (13.3, 22.1) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2013 409 3.9 (2.5, 6.1) 409 20.1 (15.6, 25.4) < 60
  South UNICEF [26] 2013 302 4.3 (2.7, 6.9) 302 19.9 (15.8, 24.6) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2013 329 0.3 (0.0, 2.6) 329 21.1 (16.6, 26.2) < 60
  Beirut UNICEF [26] 2013 419 4.1 (2.6, 6.4) 419 13.4 (10.4, 17.0) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2013 465 0.7 (0.2, 2.3) 465 14.1 (10.8, 18.2) < 60
  Bekaa UNICEF [26] 2013 303 8.9 (5.7, 13.7) 303 20.1 (15.1, 26.3) 6 to 59
   Hossain [24] 2013 332 4.4 (2.3, 8.2) 332 21.0 (16.0, 27.2) < 60
Iraq Domiz camp Hossain [24] 2013 944 4.1 (2.8, 6.1) 944 19.0 (15.58, 22.7) < 60
  Al-Qa’im MoH Iraq [27] 2012 589 4.8 589 15.1 6 to 59