Table 1: Haemoglobin concentrations (g/dL) for the diagnosis of anaemia and assessment of severity according to the World Health Organization.

AgeMildModerateSevere

6–59 months10–10.97–9.9<7
5–11 years11–11.48–10.9<8
12–14 years11–11.98–10.9<8
Female >14 years11–11.98–10.9<8
Male >14 years11–12.98–10.9<8