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Table 4 Associations between nutritional status of land evictees and household food security indices

From: Realization of the right to adequate food and the nutritional status of land evictees: a case for mothers/caregivers and their children in rural Central Uganda

Nutritional status Association with food security status
HFIAS Score P-value IDDS P-value CSI Score P-value
Women (18–49 years) (n = 204)
 BMI 0.29 0.004 −0.02 0.003 0.06 0.140
Children (6–59 months) (n = 187)
 Wasting −0.07 0.279 0.02 0.020 −0.08 0.286
 Underweight −0.19 0.003 0.03 0.002 −0.04 0.140
 Stunting −0.32 0.002 0.02 0.009 −0.11 0.004
  1. Values are Spearman’s correlation coefficients