Percentage of adolescents who are anaemic

Data Source : NFHS-4 [2015-16]

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20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80-90

Percentage of adolescents age 10-19 years who have different deficiencies

Data Source : CNNS

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Anaemia in adolescents

In most populations anaemia is primarily due to iron deficiency and is in fact the late stage of a relatively long proc...

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Malnutrition in adolescents

Nearly 50 percent of adolescent girls aged 15–19 in India are underweight, with a body mass index of less than 18.5, a...

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Anaemia Causes Low Birth Weight

It is recognized that even before appearance of anaemia mild to moderate iron deficiency is associated with adverse fun...

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