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Table 1 Definitions of anaemia used in this study, measured as grams per litre (source [23])

From: Investigations into the association between soil-transmitted helminth infections, haemoglobin and child development indices in Manufahi District, Timor-Leste

  No anaemia Mild anaemia Moderate anaemia Severe anaemia
Children < 5 years ≥ 110 100–109 70–99 < 70
Children 5–11 years ≥ 115 110–114 80–109 < 80
Children 12–14 years ≥ 120 110–119 80–109 < 80
Non-pregnant women (≥ 15 years) ≥ 120 110–119 80–109 < 80
Pregnant women ≥ 110 100–109 70–99 < 70
Men (≥ 15 years) ≥ 130 110–129 80–109 < 80