2019, Vol. 4, Issue 2
A profile of growth of preschool female children in Ayodhya (Faizabad) district, UP
Author(s): Dr. Shashi Singh
The present paper deals with the anthropometric measurement genetically determined or strongly influenced by nutrition. The reflected pattern of growth and physical state of individuals indicate how the individual deviate the various ages in body size build and nutritional status. It has been found by different studies that in most of the developing countries of the world, there is a relative neglect of preschool children of both sexes in general and of female children in particular.
Keeping in view this aspect the present study was done in district Ayodhya (Faizabad). The cluster sample technique was used as suggested by Handerson and Sunderson.
The height and weight of preschool children has been displayed in different tables. The results have been compared with Harvard, NCHS and ICMR studies.
Pages: 514-518 | 610 Views 34 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Shashi Singh. A profile of growth of preschool female children in Ayodhya (Faizabad) district, UP. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2019;4(2):514-518.