Table 8: Prevalence of malnutrition by age groups in PSAC in Mwea Division.

Age
(months)
Total numberSevere wasting
(<−3 -score)
Moderate wasting
(≥−3 and <−2 -score)
Severe underweight
(<−3 -score)
Underweight
(≥−3 and <−2 -score)
Severe stunted
(<−3 -score)
Moderate stunted
(≥−3 and <−2 -score)
Number%Number%Number%Number%Number%Number%

6–17
18–293412.9514.700.000.000.000.0
30–417134.2811.311.444.211.422.8
42–5316342.53119.062.54020.210.6148.6
54–599355.41718.311.11211.800.065.4

Total361133.66116.982.25615.520.82215.5