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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: El Niño adversely affected childhood stature and lean mass in northern Peru

Year of birth Children, n (%) Age in years, mean (SD) Male, n (%) Height-for-ageZ-score, mean (SD) Height-for-ageZ-score < −2, n (%) Socioeconomic status index, mean (SD) Mean flood likelihood, % (SD)
1991 126 (6.0) 17.9 (0.6) 69 (54.8) −1.17 (0.81) 18 (14.3) 0.36 (0.42) 1.4 (0.7)
1992 202 (9.6) 16.8 (0.5) 114 (56.4) −1.19 (0.82) 33 (16.3) 0.38 (0.40) 1.3 (0.6)
1993 180 (8.6) 15.8 (0.6) 104 (52.2) −1.04 (0.98) 27 (15.0) 0.40 (0.42) 1.2 (0.5)
1994 186 (8.9) 14.9 (0.6) 104 (55.9) −1.02 (0.94) 29 (15.6) 0.35 (0.40) 1.3 (0.6)
1995 189 (9.0) 13.9 (0.5) 103 (54.5) −0.96 (0.94) 31 (16.4) 0.34 (0.37) 1.2 (0.6)
1996 174 (8.3) 12.9 (0.5) 85 (48.9) −0.69 (1.01) 17 (9.8) 0.37 (0.42) 1.3 (0.6)
1997 195 (9.3) 11.8 (0.6) 94 (48.2) −0.66 (0.95) 15 (7.7) 0.38 (0.38) 1.3 (0.6)
1998 192 (9.2) 10.9 (0.6) 93 (48.4) −0.71 (1.00) 16 (8.3) 0.35 (0.40) 1.3 (0.6)
1999 211 (10.1) 9.8 (0.6) 110 (52.1) −0.67 (0.93) 16 (7.6) 0.28 (0.40) 1.2 (0.5)
2000 210 (10.0) 8.8 (0.6) 104 (49.5) −0.54 (0.98) 13 (6.2) 0.34 (0.40) 1.3 (0.6)
2001 230 (11.0) 7.8 (0.5) 128 (55.7) −0.53 (0.94) 18 (7.8) 0.40 (0.40) 1.2 (0.4)
Overall 2,095 12.5 (3.2) 1,098 (52.4) −0.81 (0.97) 233 (11.1) 0.36 (0.40) 1.3 (0.6)