Childhood Malnutrition In China: Change Of Inequality In A Decade

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Chen, Zhuo; Eastwood, David B.; Yen, Steven T.;
(2005)
  • Subject: Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety,

A concentration index methodology to analyze the inequality in childhood malnutrition in China is outlined. Height-for-age z score is used as a measure of childhood malnutrition. Using household survey data from nine Chinese provinces, it is found that per-capita househ... View more
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