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Table 1 Means for nutritional status and socioeconomic variables

From: Social inequality and children’s health in Africa: a cross sectional study

Country Year Sample size Nutrition (HAZ) Neonatal mortality Education Urban
Overall --   -1.40 30.6 1.09 20.6
Burkina Faso 2003 10645 -1.50 28.7 .25 16.2
Benin 2006 16075 -1.54 31.2 .40 35.5
Burundi 2010 7742 -1.89 28.4 .88 17.6
Cameroon 2004 8125 -1.26 29.4 1.54 38.9
Egypt 2005 6661 -.81 19.9 2.30 36.4
2008 10872 -.85 16.0 2.61 36.5
Ethiopia 2005 9861 -1.65 34.7 .42 13.8
2011 11654 -1.44 35.6 .46 17.0
Ghana 2008 2992 -.91 32.0 1.53 33.4
Guinea 2005 6364 -1.30 41.2 .23 21.5
Kenya 2003 5949 -1.19 32.9 1.66 25.8
2008 6079 -1.16 29.0 1.68 24.1
Liberia 2007 5799 -1.35 31.0 .93 35.1
2009 4193 -- 37.9 .88 39.0
Lesotho 2004 3697 -1.60 44.9 1.96 18.1
2009 3999 -1.37 41.0 2.13 16.8
Morocco 2003 6180 -.70 26.9 2.63 43.4
Madagascar 2003 5415 -1.71 24.0 3.24 54.5
2008 12448 -1.60 23.7 2.69 17.9
Mali 2006 14238 -1.29 44.4 .27 23.7
Malawi 2004 10914 -1.83 29.9 1.05 10.4
2010 19967 -1.61 30.2 1.24 9.5
Mozambique 2003 10326 -1.66 35.9 .72 35.2
Nigeria 2003 6029 -1.47 49.1 1.40 35.1
2008 28647 -1.41 39.1 1.58 26.6
2010 5978 -- 39.3 1.59 27.2
Niger 2006 9193 -1.79 29.0 .30 28.4
Namibia 2006 5168 -1.09 22.3 2.28 38.2
Rwanda 2005 8649 -1.73 36.8 1.05 19.7
2007 5489 -- 28.2 1.16 23.1
2010 9002 -1.76 27.0 1.19 13.6
Senegal 2005 10944 -.79 33.2 .39 32.7
2010 12326 -1.05 29.4 .43 29.6
Chad 2004 5635 -1.47 35.7 .44 44.4
Tanzania 2004 8564 -1.56 31.2 1.38 17.1
2007 7502 -- 25.7 1.46 16.4
2010 8023 -1.45 28.2 1.46 18.8
Uganda 2006 8369 -1.37 26.4 1.18 11.0
2009 4012 -- 25.8 1.24 10.8
Zambia 2007 6401 -1.49 32.2 1.64 32.4
Zimbabwe 2005 5246 -1.24 23.8 2.22 25.5
2010 5563 -1.20 26.6 2.55 29.0