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Table 1 Demographic details of the participants

From: Cognitive development in children with chronic protein energy malnutrition

  Adequately nourished N = 20 Malnourished N = 20
Mean age 5–7 years 8–10 years 5–7 years 8–10 years
  5.8 years 8.8 years 6.3 years 9.3 years
Gender Girls:10 Boys: 10 Girls:10 Boys: 10
Stunted % (height for age -2 SD from the median) ---- 70%
Stunted and wasted % (height for age and weight for height: -2 SD from the median) ---- 30%