TABLE 2 Average Annual Rate of Decline in Undernutrition in Care Group Mozambique Project Areas Compared With Mozambique Nationwide, 2006–2010
Location% of Children <2 SD Below the Standard Median Weight-for-Age ScoreDifferenceNo. of Years Between Endline and BaselineAverage Annual Rate of Decline
Baseline (Dates)Endline (Dates)
Project areas26.5% (2006)16.7% (2010)9.8 percentage points4.42.2%
Nationwide20.0% (2003)14.9% (2011)5.1 percentage points80.6%
  • Abbreviation: SD, standard deviations.

  • Source of data: Davis, 2013.18