Table 1

Mean±SD for all sites combined and range of site-specific means for descriptive variables included in the model

DomainVariable nameOverall
Mean±SD
Range of site-specific means
Socioeconomic statusEnvironmental safety and healthfulness3.32±0.882.16–3.87
Complementary food intakeMeat, fish and poultry protein intake (g/day)3.96±4.560.27–9.59
Vitamin B6 intake (mg/day)0.66±0.60.26–1.57
Folate intake (μg/day)109±8836.61–269.49
Micronutrient statusHaemoglobin concentration (g/dL)10.91±1.179.79–11.57
InfectionEnteropathogen detection rate—non-diarrhoeal1.12±0.480.65–1.63
Enteropathogen detection rate—diarrhoeal1.09±0.830.39–1.55
IllnessFever5.59±6.080.48–13.17
Vomiting4.11±9.210.18–10.73
Diarrhoeal symptoms3.02±4.720.37–9.11
Acute lower respiratory infection0.86±1.710.05–3.08
Maternal factorsReasoning ability score25.50±12.3415.49–33.93
AnthropometryWeight-for-age z-score at enrolment−0.92±1.10−1.39 to 0.12
Child development24-month cognitive development score6.85±4.262.41–9.84