Table 2

Characteristics of the participants (n = 93)
n %
Gender
 Boys 49 53
 Girls 44 47
Birth weight*
 <2500 grams 4 5
 ≥2500 grams 84 95
Breastfed at 12 mo of age**
 Yes 36 40
 No 53 60
Maternal education***
 Low 29 33
 High§ 59 67
Number of children****
 One child 38 43
 Two children or more 50 57

(Number of participants and percentages).

*Missing data (n = 5), **Missing data (n = 4), ***Missing data (n = 5). Low education = less than academy/college/university. §High education = academy/college/university or more. ****Missing data (n = 5).

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Kristiansen et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:680   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-680

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