Table 1

Association between food security and socio-demographic variables at baseline
Variables n Food security status P
Food secure(n=1656) Food insecure(n=428)
Age(years)
 13 458 76.2 23.8 0.184
 14 479 81.8 18.2
 15 479 81.0 19.0
 16 386 77.7 22.3
 17 282 80.4 19.6
Place of residence
 Urban 746 76.5 23.5 0.028
 Semi-Urban 589 79.8 20.2
 Rural 749 82.1 17.9
Household income tertiles
 low 687 77.0 23.0 0.011
 Middle 702 78.2 21.8
 High 695 83.2 16.8

Belachew et al.

Belachew et al. Nutrition Journal 2013 12:55   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-12-55

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