Table 2

Baseline comparison for SES and other variables among two groups
Fortified yoghurt Non fortified yoghurt
(n = 501) (n = 509)
Gender
Boys 42.2 43.1
Type of house
Kacha 72.0 76.4
Pucca 10.1 9.5
Kacha-Pucca 17.9 14.1
Own House 96.2 92.5
Family Type
Nuclear 92.8 94.0
Mother age 31.6 ± 6.4 31.3 ± 5.9
(mean ± SD)
Mother Education
Illiterate 24.6 23.6
Primary 42.2 42.8
Secondary 24.6 22.7
College 8.7 10.9
Father Education
Illiterate 26.6 26.1
Primary 35.5 39.4
Secondary 18.8 15.5
College 18.5 17.8
Mother employment
Homemaker 94.2 93.7
Father employment
Business 32.9 37.6
Farming 28.0 24.7
Father income (inRupees)
No Income 0.3 0.9
1000-2000 26.9 27.3
3000-5000 55.2 53.2
6000-10000 10.1 10.1
>10000 6.9 7.5

All values are in percentages unless specified.

Sazawal et al.

Sazawal et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:514   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-514

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