Variable N=359 Categories Frequency(n) Percentage (%)
Child age 6-23 months 221 61.6
24-59 months 138 38.4
Child sex Male 189 52.6
Female 170 47.4
Birth weight <2.5Kg 102 28.4
2.5Kg-3.5Kg 186 51.8
3.5-4.2Kg 61 17
>4.2Kg 10 2.8
MUAC <12.5cm 142 39.6
≥12.5cm healthy child 217 60.4
Height of child <65.8cm 95 26.5
65.8-74.7cm 150 41.8
<74.7cm 114 31.8
Exclusive breast feeding Yes 350 97.5
No 9 2.5
Place of delivery Home 227 63.2
Hospital 132 36.8
Table 1: Socio-demographic characteristics of Children, Guto Gida District, March-June 2013.