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Table 3 Knowledge on pre-lacteal feeding among mothers having children less than 24 months of age in Sodo zuria district, southern Ethiopia, 2017[n = 495]

From: Prelacteal feeding practice and its associated factors among mothers of children age less than 24 months old in Southern Ethiopia

Variables Categories Frequency Percentage (%)
Knows risk of pre lacteal feeding Yes 409 82.6
No 86 17.4
Information on problems of pre lacteal feeding Poor growth 74 14.9
Vomiting 107 21.6
Diarrhea 126 25.5
Infection 102 20.6