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Table 6 Proportion of under-five children suffering from stunting [5, 8, 12]

From: Actions on social determinants and interventions in primary health to improve mother and child health and health equity in Morocco

  1992 2003/2004 2011
National 22.6 18.1 14.9
Rural 27.7 23.6 20.5
Urban 13.1 12.9 8.6
Ratio rural/urban   1.83 2.38
Mother without education 25.3 21.8 na
Mother with secondary level or plus 6.1 10.5 na
Ratio without education/secondary level or+   2.08 na
Developed Region (DR) na 28.2 24.4
Less developed Region (LDR) na 8.7 5.1
Rapport DR/LDR   3.24 4.78
Poorest Quintile (Q1) na 29.1 28.3
Medium Quintile (Q3) na 16.1 10.3
Richest Quintile (Q5) na 10.2 6.7
Ratio Q5/Q1   2.85 4.22
  1. In 2011: mother with (primary) certificate vs mother without certificate