Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Nearly One in Three Lactating Mothers Is Suffering from Inadequate Dietary Diversity in Amhara Region, Northwest Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of lactating mothers in Lay Gayint District (n = 408), 2018.


Age of lactating mothers (years)

Age of children (month)

Lactating mothers’ educational status
 Unable to read and write23257
 Able to read and write (informal education)379
 Grade 1–65314
 Grade 7–107518
 >Grade 10112

Marital status of lactating women

Husband education
 Unable to read and write14636
 Able to read and write (informal education)12235
 Grade 1–6379
 Grade 7–106817
 >Grade 10123

Family size

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