Skip to main content

Table 5 Linkages between caregivers and frontline workers and services received in the community-based phase of the program

From: Progress of children with severe acute malnutrition in the malnutrition treatment centre rehabilitation program: evidence from a prospective study in Jharkhand, India

Distribution of Take Home Ration (THR) in the previous month (%) ≤ 1/3 amount 1/3–2/3 amount Full amount Mean amount (grams ± SD)
 Rice (3000 g) 81 19 1129 ± 362.5
 Lentils (750 g) 78 22 269.4 ± 92.5
 Soyabean (500 g) 63 37 171.1 ± 94.6
 Cooking oil (250 g) 16 60 24 123.5 ± 66.1
 Sugar (1900 g) 100 249.1 ± 104.5
Contact with Frontline workers in last 2 months (%) None One contact Two contacts Three or more contacts
 AWW 12 28 38 22
 ASHA (Sahiya) 21 25 33 21
 ANM 36 29 28 7
Weight measurement by frontline workers in last two months (%) Not weighed Weighed once Weighed twice Weighed thrice
  31 33 26 10