Influence of material characteristics on under-five Nutritional status in Zambia

@inproceedings{Bwalya2013InfluenceOM,
  title={Influence of material characteristics on under-five Nutritional status in Zambia},
  author={Bupe Bwalya Bwalya},
  year={2013}
}
Zambia has one of the highest prevalence levels of malnutrition among children 6 – 59 months of age. The UNICEF 1990, reports that one of the key reasons for high under-five malnutrition in Zambia is the low socio-economic status of women, among the many factors. Currently the 2007 Zambia Demographic and Health Survey indicated that among children under five 5.2 percent wasted, 14.6percent underweight and 45.4percent stunted.Thus, the study investigated the influence that maternal… CONTINUE READING

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