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Table 1 Anthropometric indices of the investigated mother-child dyads (N = 289) in the Lalitpur district, Nepal, spring 2014

From: Association between socioeconomic status of mothers, food security, food safety practices and the double burden of malnutrition in the Lalitpur district, Nepal

  Mean Minimum Maximum SD*
Number of children in the family 1.14 1 3 0.42
Age of child (months) 24.3 1 60 15.7
Age- and sex-adjusted Z-score of height (HAZ) −0.87 −8.59 11.5 1.89
Age- and sex-adjusted Z-score of the body-mass index (BAZ) 0.13 −4.75 5.56 1.35
Mothers’ body-mass index (BMI) 24.4 15.6 35.9 4.23
  1. *SD: standard deviation