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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study population

From: Efficacy of high zinc biofortified wheat in improvement of micronutrient status, and prevention of morbidity among preschool children and women - a double masked, randomized, controlled trial

  HZn LZn
Age (years)
 WCBA 29.8 ± 5.9 29.8 ± 6.0
 Children 5.0 ± 0.8 5.1 ± 0.8
Type of family
 Nuclear 83.1% 80.9%
Type of household
 Pucca 27.8% 26.2%
 Kuccha-Pucca 71.3% 73.3%
 Kuccha 0.9% 0.5%
 Own house 52.9% 56.3%
Tube well/bore water 86.0% 84.7%