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Table 3 Weight transitions across weight groups (2003 to 2005)

From: Dynamics of growth and weight transitions in a pediatric cohort from India

Weight status 2003 Total Weight status 2005
   UW NW OW OB
UW 4658 3035 (65.2) 1619 (34.8) 4 (0.1) 0
NW 6864 590 (8.6) 5963 (86.9) 284 (4.1) 27 (0.4)
OW 445 0 119 (26.7) 253 (56.9) 73 (16.4)
OB 162 0 10 (6.2) 41 (25.3) 111 (68.5)
  1. Figures in parenthesis are percentages
  2. UW -- Underweight, NW- Normal weight, OW- Overweight (excluding obese), OB- Obese